What Happened on January 28, 1547

Historical Events

Event of Interest

9-year-old Edward VI succeeds Henry VIII as King of England

Famous Deaths

Henry VIIIHenry VIII (1491-1547)

King of England (1509-47) who separated the Church of England from the Roman Catholic Church, dies at 55

1547 Highlights

About January 28, 1547

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 476 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius