On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1521

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Saint Peter Canisius, Dutch Jesuit Catholic priest, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands (d. 1597)
1521 Highlights

About May 8, 1521

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 500 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus