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The Tudor Society

January 3 – Martin Luther is excommunicated and Anne of Cleves’ very different days

On this day in Tudor history, 3rd January 1521, Pope Leo X excommunicated Reformer, German priest and professor of theology Martin Luther from the Catholic Church.

In this talk, I explain what led to Luther's excommunication, what happened when Luther was called to the Diet of Worms, and what happened next to this famous Reformer.

Also, on this day in Tudor history, 3rd January 1540 and 1541, Anne of Cleves had very different experiences. Find out more...

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January 3 – Martin Luther is excommunicated and Anne of Cleves’ very different days