On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1540

Famous Divorces

Divorce of Interest

English King Henry VIII annuls his 6 month marriage to his 4th wife Anne of Cleves, on the grounds of non-consummation and her pre-contract to Francis of Lorraine

1540 Highlights

About July 9, 1540

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 481 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer