On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1556

Famous Deaths

  • Nicholas Udall, English playwright (wrote the 1st comedy in English "Ralph Roister Doister") dies at about 52
1556 Highlights

About December 23, 1556

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 465 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn