On This Day

What Happened in June 1509

Historical Events


CrownRoyal Coronation

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

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

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

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII
Spanish Princess, Queen of England Catherine of Aragon
Spanish Princess, Queen of England
Catherine of Aragon

Famous Deaths

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