What Happened on December 1, 1581

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Briant, English Catholic saint, hanged, drawn and quartered (b. around 1556)
  • Ralph Sherwin, English Catholic saint, hanged, drawn and quartered at 31
1581 Highlights

About December 1, 1581

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 441 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius