On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1587

Famous Birthdays

  • Johannes Fabricius, Danish astronomer (discovered sunspots), born in East Frisia, Germany (d. 1616)
1587 Highlights

About January 8, 1587

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 435 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn