1509 in History



March 18 Emperor Maximilian I names Margaretha land guardians of Netherlands
April 7 France declares war on Venice
April 16 French army under Louis XII enters Alps
April 21 Henry the VIII becomes King of England
April 22 Henry VIII ascended to throne of England
April 27 Pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice
May 14 Battle of Agnadello, French beat Venitians in Northern Italy
June 3 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon
June 11 King Henry VIII marries wife #1 Catharina of Aragon
June 24 Henry VIII crowned King of England
July 17 Venice recaptures Padua
September 27 Storm ravages Flemish/Dutch/Friese coast, 1000s killed
October 12 Emperor Maximilian leaves Italy









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