On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1555

Famous Deaths

  • Marcellus II [Marcello Cervini], Italian humanist and Pope (1555, 22 days), dies at 53
1555 Highlights

About May 1, 1555

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 465 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus