4 September 1539 – Marriage Treaty of Anne of Cleves and Henry VIII

Sep 4, 2011 #Anne of Cleves

On this day in history, 4th September 1539, William, Duke of Cleves, signed the marriage treaty promising his sister, Anne, in marriage to King Henry VIII. The Duke then sent the treaty to England, where it was ratified and concluded by early October.

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