On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1521

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Diet of Worms: Cardinal Alexander questions Martin Luther

Theologian and Founder of Protestantism Martin Luther
Theologian and Founder of Protestantism
Martin Luther

Famous Birthdays

  • François de Coligny d'Andelot, French general (Jarnac) and Ruler of van Andelot, born in Châtillon-sur-Loing, France (d. 1569)
1521 Highlights

About April 18, 1521

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 499 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries