On This Day

What Happened in July 1554

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 5 Elisabeth of Austria, Queen consort of France (1570-74), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1592)

Famous Weddings

  • Jul 24 Queen Maria of England marries Philip, king of Naples/Jerusalem

Philip II of Spain

Jul 25 Mary I of England (37) marries Prince Philip of Spain (27) (later Philip II) at Winchester Cathedral, England