On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1540

Famous Deaths

  • Angela Merici, Italian religious educator, founder of the Ursuline Order of nuns, and Roman Catholic saint, dies at 65
1540 Highlights

About January 27, 1540

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 482 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius