The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History
1536 Anne Boleyn, the second wife of England’s King Henry VIII, was beheaded after being convicted of adultery.
1588 The Spanish Armada set sail for England.
1992 The 27th Amendment to the Constitution, which prohibits Congress from giving itself midterm pay raises, went into effect.
2005 “Revenge of the Sith,” the final chapter of the “Star Wars” saga, opened in movie theaters.