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The King Who Broke the Church | The Life & Times of Henry VIII

The King Who Broke the Church | The Life & Times of Henry VIII

England, 1485. Henry 7’s just won the Wars of the Roses, which is, shall we say… a story for another time, and he gets busy making heirs. And thus...

Why Did The King Of England Execute His Wives?

Why Did The King Of England Execute His Wives?

An infamous mnemonic device to remember the fate of all six of King Henry VIII’s wives goes as follows: “divorced, beheaded, died; divorced, beheaded, survived.” Needless to say, King...