On This Day

What Happened in March 1531

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 8 Henry VIII recognised as supreme head of Church in England by the Convocation of Canterbury

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 6 Pedrarias D├ívila, Spanish conquistador
  • Mar 20 Sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded