On This Day

What Happened in June 1535

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 14 Emperor Charles V's fleet sails under Andrea Doria to Tunis

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V
  • Jun 17 English Catholic Cardinal John Fischer state rights


Jun 22 Cardinal John Fisher is beheaded on Tower Hill, London, for refusing to acknowledge Henry VIII as head of the Church of England

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII
  • Jun 24 Anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded
  • Jun 24 Hessische troops occupy Munster

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 2 Leo XI [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605)
  • Jun 24 Joanna of Austria, Princess of Portugal, born in Madrid (d. 1573)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 22 John Fisher, English bishop (1504-35), cardinal (Saint John Fisher), beheaded at about 65