What Happened in June 1553

Historical Events

Forty-two Articles

Jun 12 English King Edward VI accepts Archbishop Thomas Cranmer's "Forty-two Articles" on church reformation

  • Jun 26 Christ's Hospital in London, England, granted a charter by King Edward VI to house and teach children of the poor

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 5 Bernardino Baldi, Italian mathematician and writer, born in Urbino, Marche, Italy (d. 1617)
  • Jun 15 Ernst, Archduke of Austria (son of Maximilian II Holy Roman Emperor), born in Vienna (d. 1595)
Born in 1553