What Happened on January 27, 1556

Historical Events

  • William I of Orange becomes a Knight of the Order of the Golden Fleece

Famous Birthdays

  • Abbas I, Abbas the Great, Shah of Persia who made Eṣfahān his capital (1588-1629) (d. 1629)
Born in 1556
1556 Highlights

About January 27, 1556

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 467 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius