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What Happened on May 19, 1536

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


ExecutionExecution of Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn, second wife of English King Henry VIII, is beheaded at the Tower of London on charges of adultery, incest and treason
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Anne Boleyn is beheaded after a four day show trial
Anne Boleyn is beheaded after a four day show trial

Famous Deaths


BattleAnne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn, Queen of England (1533-36), second wife of Henry VIII, beheaded at the Tower of London on charges of adultery, incest and treason aged between 28 to 35