On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1561

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestFrancis Bacon

Francis Bacon, Strand, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum), born in London, England (d. 1626)

Statesman/Philosopher Francis Bacon
Statesman/Philosopher
Francis Bacon

1561 Highlights

About January 22, 1561

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 459 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius