On This Day

What Happened in September 1543

Historical Events

  • Sep 3 Cardinal Beaton replaces the Earl of Arran as regent for Queen Mary of Scotland
  • Sep 6 French & Turkish fleet occupies Nice

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Sep 7 Duke Willem of Gulik surrenders to emperor Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

CrownRoyal Coronation

Sep 9 Mary Stuart, at nine months old, is crowned "Queen of Scots" in the central Scottish town of Stirling

Queen of Scotland Mary, Queen of Scots
Queen of Scotland
Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Sep 12 Treaty of Venlo signed by Duke Willem of Gulik and Holy Roman Emperor Charles V during Italian Wars

Famous Birthdays

  • Sep 14 Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit priest (5th Superior General of the Society of Jesus), born in Atri, Italy (d. 1615)