On This Day

What Happened in January 1538

Historical Events

  • Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 10 Louis of Nassau, Dutch general, born in Dillenburg, Germany (d. 1574)
  • Jan 15 Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general, born in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan (d. 1599)