On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1573

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Mikatagahara, in Japan; Takeda Shingen defeats Tokugawa Ieyasu

Famous Deaths

  • Hirate Hirohide, Japanese samurai, dies at the Battle of Mikatagahara (b. 1553)
1573 Highlights

About January 25, 1573

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 448 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius