What Happened In History Year 1533
Historical Events for the Year 1533
- 25th January » Henry VIII of England secretly marries his second wife Anne Boleyn.
- 23rd May » The marriage of List of English monarchs House of Tudor known as King Henry VIII of England named Henry VIII to Catherine of Aragon is declared null and void.
- 28th May » The Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Cranmer, declares the marriage of King Henry VIII of England to Anne Boleyn valid.
- 1st June » Anne Boleyn is crowned Queen consort or Queen of List of English consorts or England.
- 29th August » Spaniard Francisco Pizarro executes Atahualpa, the last Sapa Inca (sovereign emperor) of the Inca Empire.
- 14th November » Conquistadors from Spain under the leadership of Francisco Pizarro arrive in Cajamarca, Inca Empire.
- 15th November » Francisco Pizarro arrives in Cusco or Cuzco, the capital of the Inca Empire.
Famous Birthdays in 1533
- 9th February » Shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese daimyo (d. 1611)
- 28th February » Michel de Montaigne, French philosopher (d. 1592)
- 8th April » Claudio Merulo, Italian organist and composer (d. 1604)
- 24th April » William the Silent, German son of William I, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg (d. 1584)
- 24th June » Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester, English politician, Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire (d. 1588)
- 2nd August » Theodor Zwinger, Swiss physician and scholar (d. 1588)
- 7th August » Alonso de Ercilla, Spanish soldier and poet (d. 1595)
- 7th September » Elizabeth I of England (d. 1603)
- 15th September » Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland (d. 1572)
- 13th December » Eric XIV of Sweden (d. 1577)
Famous Deaths in History for 1533
- 10th April » Frederick I of Denmark (b. 1471)
- 28th April » Nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461)
- 25th June » Mary Tudor, Queen of France (b. 1496)
- 6th July » Ludovico Ariosto, Italian poet and playwright (b. 1474)
- 29th August » Atahualpa, Sovereign emperor (b. 1497)
- 3rd December » Vasili III of Russia (b. 1479)
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