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What Happened on March 9, 1522

Historical Events


Papal VisitThe Protestant Reformation

Martin Luther begins preaching his "Invocavit Sermons" in the German city of Wittenberg, reminding citizens to trust God's word rather than violence and thus helping bring to a close the revolutionary stage of the Reformation
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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

1522 Highlights

About March 9, 1522

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 498 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces