On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1521

Famous Birthdays

  • Takeda Shingen, Japanese warlord (d. 1573)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestLeo X

Leo X [Giovanni de' Medici], Italian Pope (1513-21), dies at 45

Pope Leo X
Leo X

1521 Highlights

About December 1, 1521

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 498 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius