On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1515

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

  • Jews are expelled from Laibach in Austria

Famous Deaths

Louis XII

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

1515 Highlights

About January 1, 1515

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 507 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn