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What Happened on August 24, 1215

Historical Events


Historic PublicationMagna Carta

Pope Innocent III declares the Magna Carta invalid

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The Magna Carta, written in iron gall ink on parchment in medieval Latin
The Magna Carta, written in iron gall ink on parchment in medieval Latin
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1215 Highlights

About August 24, 1215

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 805 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo