On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1612

Historical Events

  • Last public burning at the stake in England - Edward Wrightman for heresy in Lichfield

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Wightman, English Baptist preacher, burnt at the stake in Lichfield for heresy (b. 1566)
1612 Highlights

About April 11, 1612

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 410 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries