On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1570

Historical Events


BeatificationExcommunication

Pius V excommunicates Queen Elizabeth I of England for heresy and persecution of English Catholics during her reign. Also absolves her subjects from allegiance to the crown.

Queen of England and Ireland Elizabeth I
Queen of England and Ireland
Elizabeth I

1570 Highlights

About February 25, 1570

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 450 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces