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January 1499 in History

Divorces in History


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jan 8 Louis XII of France after papal divorce marries Anne, Duchess of Brittany to keep duchy for the crown

King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII

Deaths in History

  • Jan 9 Johan Cicero, Elector of Brandenburg (1486-99), dies at 43