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What Happened on June 19, 1566

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Person of interestJames I and VI

James Stuart, King James VI of Scotland (1567-1625) and James I of England and Ireland (1603-25), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1625)

King of Great Britain James I and VI
King of Great Britain
James I and VI

1566 Highlights

About June 19, 1566

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 454 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini