King Henry the VIII

  • Dec 16, 1485

    Catherine of Aragon is Born

    Catherine of Aragon is Born
  • Jun 28, 1491

    Henry Tudor is Born

    Henry Tudor is Born
    Henry Tudor, or King Henry the VIII was born. He had six siblings but only three survived, Mary, Margret, and Arthur. Arthur was suspected to take the throne since he was older, but he died at age 15. Henry was 10 and he was now next in line for the throne.
  • Period: Jun 28, 1491 to Jun 28, 1509

    Henry VIII Life Interests

    When King Henry VIII was a young man, he took an enormous interests into art, culture, and music. He was a smart man, taught by private tutors throught his entire childhood. He also had a passion for listening to music and even writing it. Also, had a strong passion for gambling and jousting.Another character of him was that the was a good-natured man, until he learned that people would bow to his every wish, and he did things by getting much power and having things with absolute control.
  • Oct 31, 1501

    Anne Boleyn was born

    Anne Boleyn was born
    There isn't an exact known time for when Anne Boleyn was born, but it was somewhere around this time.
  • Jul 4, 1508

    Jane Seymour is Born

    Jane Seymour is Born
    The third wife of King Henry VIII is born.
  • May 22, 1509

    Henry VIII Young Adult

    Henry VIII Young Adult
    Henry VII wanted to affirm is alliance with Spain so he offered his young son Henry to Arthur's widow. The two families requested that Pope Julius II officially grant dispensation to Arthur and Catherine's marriage. The pope conceded, but the official marriage of Henry and Catherine was postponed until the death of Henry VII in 1509, when at the age of 17, Henry married Catherine and the two were crowned at Westminster Abbey. They remained married until he divorced her in 1533.
  • Jun 11, 1509

    King Henry Marries Catherine of Aragon

    King Henry Marries Catherine of Aragon
    Catherine of Aragon married King Henry VIII. Catherine, actually was first married to Henry's older brother, Arthur, first. Six months later Arthur died and her marriage was over. She was still young enough to marry, so it was decided that she would marry Henry VIII.
  • Feb 18, 1516

    Mary Tudor is born

    Mary Tudor is born
    Mary is born to King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon
  • Period: Dec 24, 1527 to Jan 1, 1533

    The English Reformation

    King Henry VIII was in a very tough position in his life when he wanted to break away from the Roman Catholic church. Henry wanted to have a boy so that someone would take his place as king when hi is older. However, the church would excommunicate him if he were to allow divorce as a king. So, he wanted to break away and create his own so that he could go find any woman he wants that can give him a boy.
  • Jan 25, 1533

    King Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn

    King Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn
    Anne Boleyn married King Henry VIII the same year that he divorced his first wife, Catherine of Aragon. When Anne was younger, she spent part of her life growing up in France. She ended up loving France along with their art, music, and clothing. When she grew up King Henry broke away from the church to marry her. This would now be his second wife. And. she also gave birth to the Queen Elizabeth.
  • May 23, 1533

    The marriage to Anne Boleyn Dissolves

    The marriage to Anne Boleyn Dissolves
    King Henry VIII secretly married Anne because he tried to cover up any questionings of why Anne was pregnant. He didn't really want to marry her, so he never condsidered it an official marriage, and thought he could marry anyone he wanted. So, the archbishop declared that it was officially no longer a marriage on May 23.
  • Sep 7, 1533

    Elizebeth I is born

    Elizebeth I is born
    Elizebeth was born to King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn
  • Oct 9, 1533

    King Henry VIII and Catherine Divorce

    King Henry VIII and Catherine Divorce
  • Nov 22, 1534

    First Act of Sepremacy

    In this act King Henry declared independence from the Roman Church. The act has come to symbolize the english reformation. The act was repealed by his daughter Mary.
  • Jan 7, 1536

    Catherine of Aragon Dies

    Catherine of Aragon Dies
    Catherine of Aragon dies at the age of 51
  • May 19, 1536

    Anne Boleyn is Executed

    Anne Boleyn is Executed
    Anne Boleyn was one of King Henry VIII wives that was beheaded.
  • May 30, 1536

    King Henry VIII marries Jane Seymour

    King Henry VIII marries Jane Seymour
    In September in 1535 King Henry VIII happened to stay at the Seymour's house in WIltshire. This is when Jane and King Henry Met, and they started to really notice each other. Jane and King Henry ended up having deep feelings for each other. This is the wife that Henry considers his first true wife. He actually had a lot of feelings for her and cared about her. A year after they got married Jane was pregnant. She, was also the wife that carried H
  • Oct 12, 1537

    Edward VI born

    Edward VI born
    He was born to King Henry VIII and Jane Seymour
  • Oct 24, 1537

    Jane Seymour Dies

    Jane Seymour Dies
  • Jan 6, 1540

    Anne Cleves and King Henry VIII get maried

    Anne Cleves and King Henry VIII get maried
    Anne was raised learning domestic skills and didn't have much experience with art or literature which was King Henry VIII's strong suit
    King Henry didn;t find Anne the least bit attractive.
    By the time of the marriage King Henry VIII was alredy thinking of a way to get out of it
    Anne knew that trying to resist the divorce would only land her in more trouble.
    After the divorce she was given the title of 'King's Sister' and was given land.
  • Jul 20, 1540

    King Henry VIII and Anne Cleves get divorced

    King Henry VIII and Anne Cleves get divorced
    They were only married for 7 months
  • Jul 28, 1540

    Kathryn Howard and King Henry VIII get married

    Kathryn Howard and King Henry VIII get married
    King Henry VIII married Kathryn only sixteen days after his last divorce.
    Kathryn Married 49 year old King Henry VIII at the age of 19.
    Kathryn Was the first cousin of Anne Bolyen, one of King Henry VIII's previous wives.
    Kathryn was able to lift the King's spirits for a short period of time.
    Kathryn was accused of cheating on the King, she was executed.
  • Feb 13, 1542

    Kathryn Howard is executed

    Kathryn Howard is executed
  • Jul 12, 1543

    Katherine Parr and King Henry VIII get married

    Katherine Parr and King Henry VIII get married
    Katherine wanted to marry someone else but felt it was her duty to marry the King.
    There was an execution warrant against the queen for heresy.
    Katherine is the only wife to not die or be divorced.
    Queen Katherine was a very educated woman.
    She was the first Queen to publish a book in her own name.
  • Jan 28, 1547

    King Henry VIII dies

    King Henry VIII dies
    King Henry dies widowing Queen Katherine. She died a little more than a year later. He died at the age of 56
  • Jan 28, 1547

    Edward VI is crowned

    Edward VI is crowned
    Edward was the Kings only son and his third child.
    He took the thrown at the age of ten.
    Edward was belived to have tuberculosis.
    During his rule there was a series of rebelions.
    He was tthe first king raised as a protestant.
  • Sep 5, 1548

    Katherine Parr dies

    Katherine Parr dies
    Katherine died at the age of 36
  • Jul 1, 1553

    Mary Tudor takes the thrown

    Mary Tudor takes the thrown
    Mary Tudor was catholic and restored Roman Catholism in England.
    She had the protestants persecuted.
    More than 300 protestants were burned at the stake, this is where she got the name "Bloody Mary"
    She took the thrown from her cousin 9 days after her cousin had taken it.
    She married the Spanish King Phillip II.
  • Jul 6, 1553

    Edward VI dies

    Edward VI dies
    He died at the age of 16
  • Jul 16, 1557

    Anne Cleves dies

    Anne Cleves dies
    She died at the age of 42
  • Nov 17, 1558

    Mary Tudor I dies

    Mary Tudor I dies
    She died at the age of 42
  • Nov 17, 1558

    Elizebeth I takes the thrown

    Elizebeth I takes the thrown
    Elizebeth never married and never had kids.
    She is often recognized as one of the best kings or queens to rule.
    She established an English Protestant Church.
    During her rule the Spanish Armada was defeated.
    Under her England explored new land and the New World.
  • Jan 21, 1559

    Second Act of Spremacy

    Queen Mary reinstated the First Act of Supremact in 1559 after her sister, her predecessor repealed it. It dubbed Queen Elizebeth I the Supreme Governor of the Church of England. This act created a Royal Supremecy. The Monarch had now become head of church and state.
  • Elizebeth I dies

    Elizebeth I dies
    She died at the age of 70