What Happened on October 11, 1531

Historical Events

  • Battle of Kappel: Swiss Roman Catholic cantons beat protestant forces of Zurich; Huldrych Zwingli Swiss reformation leader is killed

Famous Deaths

  • Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies
1531 Highlights

About October 11, 1531

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 491 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra