On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1592

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Shah Jahan, 5th Mughal Emperor of India (1628-58) who built the Taj Mahal for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, born in Lahore, Mughal Empire (d. 1666)

Famous Deaths

  • Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75