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What Happened on November 30, 1016

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cnut the Great [Canute], King of Denmark, claims the English throne after the death of Edmund 'Ironside'

King of England, Denmark and Norway Cnut the Great
King of England, Denmark and Norway
Cnut the Great

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund II, Ironsides, King of the Saxons (1016), dies at 27
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About November 30, 1016

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1003 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius