On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1496

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Leonardo da Vinci unsuccessfully tests a flying machine

Painter, Scientist and Visionary Leonardo da Vinci
Painter, Scientist and Visionary
Leonardo da Vinci

1496 Highlights

About January 3, 1496

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 525 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn