On This Day

Historical Events in September 1543

  • Sep 3 Cardinal Beaton replaces the Earl of Arran as regent for Queen Mary of Scotland
  • Sep 6 French & Turkish fleet occupies Nice

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Sep 7 Duke Willem of Gulik surrenders to emperor Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

CrownRoyal Coronation

Sep 9 Mary Stuart, at nine months old, is crowned "Queen of Scots" in the central Scottish town of Stirling

Queen of Scotland Mary Stuart
Queen of Scotland
Mary Stuart
  • Sep 12 Treaty of Venlo signed by Duke Willem of Gulik and Holy Roman Emperor Charles V during Italian Wars