On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1566

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Spanish King Philip II names Fernando Alvarez, duke of Alva

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen
1566 Highlights

About December 1, 1566

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 454 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius