What Happened on February 12, 1554

Historical Events


Queen of England for nine days, Lady Jane Grey is executed for treason

Famous Deaths

Jane Grey (1537-1554)

Queen of England in 1553 for 9 days, beheaded for treason at 16

  • Lord Guildford Dudley, Jane Grey's husband, beheaded at about 19 for treason
1554 Highlights

About February 12, 1554

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 469 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius