What Happened on January 7, 1566

Historical Events

Papal Inauguration

Antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V

Famous Deaths

  • Louis de Blois "Dacrianus", French Benedictine writer and poet, dies at about 60
1566 Highlights

About January 7, 1566

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 457 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn