On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1547

Historical Events

  • Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, is executed in the Tower of London for treason

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Howard, earl of Surrey, army commander/poet, beheaded at 29
1547 Highlights

About January 19, 1547

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 473 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn