On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1520

Historical Events


Papal VisitThe Protestant Reformation

Martin Luther publicly burns papal edict demanding he recant

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1517 copy of Martin Luther's 95 theses, the publication of which began the Protestant Reformation in Europe
1517 copy of Martin Luther's 95 theses, the publication of which began the Protestant Reformation in Europe
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1520 Highlights

About December 10, 1520

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 500 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius