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What Happened on June 24, 1540

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English King Henry VIII commands his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves, to leave the court

Queen of England Anne of Cleves
Queen of England
Anne of Cleves
King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII

1540 Highlights

About June 24, 1540

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 480 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer