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What Happened on May 1, 1539

Famous Deaths

  • Isabella of Portugal, Queen consort of Spain, Queen of the Romans, and Lady of the Netherlands (1526-39), and Holy Roman Empress and Queen of Italy (1530-39), dies at 35
1539 Highlights

About May 1, 1539

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 483 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus