On This Day

What Happened in June 1509

Historical Events

Royal Coronation

Jun 24 Henry VIII is crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey, London

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

Jun 11 King Henry VIII (17) of England marries first wife Catherine of Aragon (23), widow of his brother Arthur

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 29 Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII and paternal grandmother of King Henry VIII of England, dies at 66