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What Happened on July 10, 1553

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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.

Queen of England Jane Grey
Queen of England
Jane Grey

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About July 10, 1553

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 467 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer