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Tudor period

1485 - 1603


Catherine of Aragon

1485 - 1536

Henry VII

1485 - 1509

Henry won the throne when he defeated Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field. He was the last king of England to win his throne on the field of battle.

Henry Tudor invades and defeats Richard III


Henry and Elizabeth marry Prince Arthur is born.


Margaret Tudor born


Henry VIII born


Charles V of Spain born


Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

Besides his six marriages, Henry VIII is known for his role in the separation of the Church of England from the Roman Catholic Church.

battle of flodden

1513 - 1514

Sir John Cheke born


Anne of cleve was born

1515 - 1516

Anne Boleyn married Henry VIII


Catherine of Aragon died


Edward vI

1547 - 1553

Edward's reign was marked by economic problems and social unrest that, in 1549, erupted into riot and rebellion.

Mary I

1553 - 1558

She was the only surviving child born of the ill-fated marriage of Henry VIII and his first wife Catherine of Aragon.

Elizebeth I

1558 - 1603

Elizabeth set out to rule by good counsel and she depended heavily on a group of trusted advisers led by William Cecil, Baron Burghley.

William Shakespear

1564 - 1616