On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1562

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriel Fallopius [Fallopio], Italian anatomist and early advocate for the use of condoms (Observationes anatomicae), dies at 39
1562 Highlights

About October 9, 1562

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 457 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra