On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1523

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Christian II is forced to abdicate as King of Denmark and Norway

King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway Christian II
King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway
Christian II

1523 Highlights

About January 20, 1523

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 498 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius