On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1571

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Metius, Dutch astronomer and fort architect, born in Alkmaar, Netherlands (d. 1635)
1571 Highlights

About December 9, 1571

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 450 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius