On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1521

Defender of the Faith Henry Rejects Rome

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Leo X titles King Henry VIII of England "Defender of the Faith"

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII
Pope Leo X
Leo X

1521 Highlights

About October 11, 1521

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 499 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra