On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1561

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Sandys, English politician (leading Parliamentary opponent of King James I of England) and a founder of Virginia colony, born in Worcestershire, England (d. 1629)
1561 Highlights

About December 9, 1561

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 460 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius