Sunday, July 19, 2015

History Trivia - The Tudor warship Mary Rose capsizes

July 19

1545 The Tudor warship Mary Rose capsized and sank off Portsmouth with the loss of approximately 500 men.

1553 Lady Jane Grey was replaced by Mary I of England as Queen of England after only nine days of reign.

1588 Anglo-Spanish War: Battle of Gravelines – The Spanish Armada was sighted in the English Channel.

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