This Day in History: 25 June

1529 – Katherine of Aragon was found in contempt of the court of Blackfriars for not attending

Catherine_aragon (1)









Famous Births 25 June:

1242Beatrice of England, Duchess of Brittanny (d. 1275)

1328 William Montacute, 2nd Earl of Salisbury, English military leader (d. 1397)

1373 Joanna II, Queen of Naples (1414-35)

Famous Deaths, 25 June:

1483 Edward V, king of England (Apr 9-Jun 25, 1483) – was never seen again after being put in the Tower. (This was actually the day that the assembly of Lords proclaimed Richard lll the rightful king-source: His parents were Edward lV and Elizabeth Woodville.










1483 – Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, brother to Elizabeth Woodville queen consort to Edward lV.


ElizabethWoodville (2)








1533 – Mary Tudor, Duchess of Suffolk/Dowager Queen of France, sister to Henry Vlll – married to the Duke of Suffolk, Charles Brandon











The Anne Boleyn Files never disappoints when it comes to getting detailed information.  Click here to read Claire’s story about the death of Mary Tudor, Queen of France.


Please Login to Comment.