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What Happened on January 8, 1556

Famous Birthdays

  • Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai daimyƍ, born in Echigo Province (d. 1623)
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About January 8, 1556

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 465 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn