On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1562

Famous Deaths

  • Adrian Willaert, Flemish singer, bandmaster, and composer, dies at about 82
1562 Highlights

About December 17, 1562

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 459 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius