On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1494

Famous Birthdays

  • Oronce Finé, French mathematician & cartographer, born in Briançon, France (d. 1555)

Famous Deaths

  • Matteo Maria Boiardo, Italian poet
1494 Highlights

About December 20, 1494

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 525 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius