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What Happened on January 17, 1504

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Pius V

Pius V [Antonio Ghislieri], Italian Pope (1566-72) who excommunicated Elizabeth I of England and arranged the formation of the Holy League (Battle of Lepanto), born in Bosco, Duchy of Milan (d. 1572)

1504 Highlights

About January 17, 1504

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 518 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn