1529 – Katherine of Aragon was found in contempt of the court of Blackfriars for not attending
Famous Births 25 June:
1242 – Beatrice 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: www.bbc.co.uk). His parents were Edward lV and Elizabeth Woodville.
1483 – Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, brother to Elizabeth Woodville queen consort to Edward lV.
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.