On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1545

Historical Events

Historic Event

King Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die

Famous Deaths

  • George Carew, English admiral, drowns
  • Roger Grenville, English captain of Mary Rose, drowns
1545 Highlights

About July 19, 1545

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 476 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer