This Day in History: 11 July

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Katherine of Aragon

Events:

1531 – Henry VIII left on royal progress without Katherine of Aragon, marking the last time they saw one another.

1533 – Pope Clement VII ordered Henry VIII to abandon Anne Boleyn; a bull of excommunication was drawn up but suspended in hopes the King would obey the Clement’s ruling.  For more, click here.

1588 – French King Henri III accepts demands of Catholic League

 

 

Caroline Matilda of Wales

Caroline Matilda of Wales

Birthdays:

1366 Anne of Bohemia, consort of Richard II of England

1751  Princess Caroline Matilda of Wales, queen consort of Denmark and Norway

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