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1539 – Anne of Cleves, newly betrothed to Henry VIII of England arrives on the coast of England from Germany. Less than one year later, her marriage to Henry would be dissolved and he would marry his fifth wife, leaving Anne a generous settlement.

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1087 – Bertha of Savoy, Holy Roman Empress died at age 36 in modern day Germany. She was the first wife of Henry IV, and mother to the future Holy Roman Emperors, Conrad and Henry V.

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