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What Happened on July 10, 1553

Historical Events

Historic Event

Lady Jane Grey, daughter of the Duke of Suffolk, proclaimed Queen of England, succeeds Edward VI, who proclaimed his half-sisters illegitimate. Reigns for nine days.

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About July 10, 1553

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 468 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer