On This Day

What Happened in January 1515

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 1 Francis, Duke of Angouleme succeeds King Louis XII as Francis I of France

King Francis I of France
King
Francis I of France
King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII
  • Jan 1 Jews are expelled from Laibach in Austria

Famous Deaths


Person of interestLouis XII

Jan 1 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515), dies at 52

King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII