On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1550

Famous Birthdays

  • Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, Italian composer, born in Modena, Italy (d. 1605)

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter, dies at 48
1550 Highlights

About December 6, 1550

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 470 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius