On This Day

What Happened in January 1528

Historical Events

  • Jan 12 Gustav I of Sweden crowned King of Sweden, rules for 37 years and becomes known as the "father of the nation"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 22 England & France declare war on Emperor Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 7 Jeanne d'Albret, Queen of Navarre and mother of French King Henry IV

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 28 Philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies