On This Day

What Happened in January 1514

Historical Events

  • Jan 10 Complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished

BeatificationPapal Bull

Jan 14 Pope Leo X issues a papal bull against slavery

Pope Leo X
Leo X

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 2 William Smyth, English bishop & statesman, dies at ~54
  • Jan 9 Anna, Duchess of Brittany, queen of Charles VIII of France (b. 1477)