On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1572

Historical Events

  • Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason for his part in the Ridolfi plot to restore Catholicism in England
1572 Highlights

About January 16, 1572

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 449 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn