Henry VIII

Main

Abolished Counsel Learned in the Law

1509

Holy League

1511 - 1514

Short lived alliance with Maximillian (1513-1514)

War on France

1512 - 1514

The Battle of the Spurs

1513

Battle of Flodden (Field)

1513

Peace Treaty with France

1514

Legislation to restrict enclosure

1514

Legislation to restrict enclosure

1515

Battle of Marignano

1515

1st Parliament

1515

Dominated by church affairs and the aftermath of the Hunne case

Treaty of Noyon

08/13/1516

London Poultry Prices are fixed

1518

Treaty of London

1518

(Universal Peace)

Proclamations issued against dealers profiteering in grain

1520

Field of the Cloth of Gold

1520

Hapsburg-Valois Wars

1521 - 1526

(Italian Wars)

Treaty of Bruges

1521

Secret

War against France

1522 - 1525

Enclosure policy suspended

1523

2nd Parliament

1523

overshadowed by funding needs for war against france

The Battle of Pavia

1525

Amicable Grant

1525

failed

Lavenham Revolt, Suffolk

1525

Treaty of the More

1525

Growing resistance to directly assessed subsidy system

1525

From fifteenths and tenths tax system

Eltham Ordinances

1526

League of Cognac

1526

Treaty of Amiens

1527

Sack of Rome

1527

Great Matter

1527 - 1529

Treaty of Westminster

1527

Declaration of War against Charles V

01/01/1528

Embargo on trade with Burgundy

01/01/1528 - 03/01/1528

Legatine Court in Blackfriars

06/18/1528

Discuss Great Matter
Catherine appealed on the 1st Day

Great matter recalled to Rome by Pope

07/18/1528

Treaty of Cambrai

1529

Court of the Star Chamber almost collapses

1529

French army defeated in Milan

06/01/1529