On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1581

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Briant, English saint (b. around 1556)
  • Ralph Sherwin, English Catholic saint (b. 1550)
1581 Highlights

About December 1, 1581

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 438 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius