On This Day

What Happened in June 1483

Historical Events

  • Jun 25 The House of Lords and Commons declares King Edward V of England as illegitimate based on his parent's alleged bigamous marriage

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Jun 26 Duke of Gloucester succeeds as King Richard III of England after Parliament declared Edward V illegitimate

King of England Richard III
King of England
Richard III

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 25 Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, English writer