On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1483

Historical Events

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

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, English noble and writer (translated Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers, possibly 1st book printed in English), beheaded on orders of future Richard III (b. c. 1440)
1483 Highlights

About June 25, 1483

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 538 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer