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What Happened on July 10, 1040

Historical Events

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva rides naked on horseback through Coventry, according to legend, to force her husband, the Earl of Mercia, to lower taxes

List of Years

About July 10, 1040

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 981 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer