On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1572

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby, English nobleman under Henry VIII and Elizabeth I, dies at about 62 or 63
1572 Highlights

About October 24, 1572

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 449 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio