Catherine of Aragon was the youngest surviving child of Ferdinand and Isabella. When she was three years old, she was betrothed to Arthur, the son of Henry VII of England. Arthur was not even two years. in 1501, Catherine made the journey to England. It took her three months, but she safely made landfall at Plymouth on October 2, 1501. Catherine was pregnant seven times, but only one lived. Catherine was surprised and angered at Henry VIII's annulment to their marriage.