Henry VIII
Henry VIII ruled England from 1509-1547 and remains one of that country's most famous and controversial kings, the second monarch of the House of Tudor. Henry's hearty appetites and fickle passions are legendary, and his demand for a male heir led him to marry six different women. (Two of those wives, Anne Boleyn and Katharine Howard, were executed on his order.) Henry's divorce from his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, led the king to split with the Catholic Church and found his own church, th More »
Born: June 28, 1491 (Greenwich, England)

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Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England from 1509 until his death. Henry was the second Tudor monarch, succeeding his father, ...

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Jan 24, 2019 ... Henry VIII, (born June 28, 1491, Greenwich, near London, England—died January 28, 1547, London), king of England (1509–47) who ...

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King Henry VIII (1491-1547) ruled England for 36 years, presiding over sweeping changes that brought his nation into the Protestant Reformation. He famously.

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Henry VIII, king of England, was famously married six times and played a critical role in the English Reformation, turning his country into a ...

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Henry VIII is best known for his six wives. Most school children learn the following rhyme to help them remember the fate of each wife: “Divorced, Beheaded, ...

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Henry VIII was born at Greenwich on 28 June 1491, the second son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. He became heir to the throne on the death of his elder ...

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Jan 28, 2019 ... Henry VIII (1491–1547), son of Henry VII, was the second king in the Tudor dynasty. He played a significant role in the English Reformation, ...

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Henry VIII, born in 1491, was the second son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. The significance of Henry's reign is, at times, overshadowed by his six ...

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Directed by Pete Travis. With Ray Winstone, Joss Ackland, Sid Mitchell, Charles Dance. Two-part TV series documenting the stormy 38-year reign of King Henry ...