9th October – On this Day in History…

Posted By on October 9, 2011

On this day in history, 9th October…

1514 – Marriage of Princess Mary Tudor, sister of Henry VIII, and Louis XII of France at Abbeville – see Mary Tudor Marries Louis XII of France

1529 – A writ of praemunire was filed against Cardinal Thomas Wolsey in the court of King’s Bench

1536 – Pilgrimage of Grace: The rebels of Horncastle, Lincoln, dispatch their petition of grievances to the King and also north into Yorkshire. See 4th October 1536 – The Lincolnshire Rising and Trouble at Horncastle

1547 – Baptism of Miguel de Cervantes, author of Don Quixote, in Alcalá de Henares, Spain. His actual birthdate is unknown.