Mexican Dictator Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794–1876) had an elaborate state funeral for his amputated leg.
17-2-1715 Death of James Douglas (b1697), Earl of Drumlanrig, a violently insane imbecile who once tried to roast & ate a kitchen boy.
In 1821 a courtier announced to English #King George IV the news of Napoleon's death, saying: "Your greatest enemy is dead, sir."
The nuptials of King Henry VIII & Kathryn Howard were held on 28-7-1540, the same day that Thomas Cromwell was beheaded. How romantic! Not.
To which George IV replied, "By God, is she?" referring to his hated wife, Caroline of Brunswick.