On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1555

Historical Events

  • Bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake for heresy

Famous Deaths

  • John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
  • Rowland Taylor, English clergyman, dies at 44
1555 Highlights

About February 9, 1555

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 465 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius