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12th July 1543 – Henry VIII Marries Catherine Parr

On the 12th July 1543, Henry married Catherine Parr in the Queen’s Privy Closet at Hampton Court. She was the only one of Henry’s wives who was not in the least infatuated with the idea of being Queen. It was … Continue reading

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9th July 1540 – Anne of Cleves and Henry VIII’s Marriage Is Annulled

On the 9th July 1540, the marriage of Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves was declared null and void. They had married on the 6th January 1540 but things hadn’t gone well from the start. In Anne’s eyes, the proceedings … Continue reading

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11th June 1509 – Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon Marry

On the 11th June 1509, Henry VIII married Katherine of Aragon in the Queen’s closet at Greenwich Palace. There was an age gap, him being 17 at the time and she 23, as she was originally meant for Henry’s brother … Continue reading

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30th May 1536 – Henry VIII marries Jane Seymour

Henry VIII and Jane Seymour on the Tudors, my edit. On the 30th May 1536, only eleven days after Anne Boleyn was beheaded, King Henry VIII married Jane Seymour in the Queen’s Closer at Whitehall. Jane was Anne’s former lady-in-waiting. … Continue reading

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