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What Happened on December 27, 1571

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Johannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler, German astronomer (discovered laws of planetary motion), born in Weil der Stadt, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1630)

1571 Highlights

About December 27, 1571

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 450 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn