Henry VIII: Lover or Tyrant? Did He Love His Six Wives?

Henry VIII: Lover or Tyrant? Did He Love His Six Wives?

Six wives of King Henry VIII

If Taylor Swift Lyrics Were About King Henry VIII

Henry VIII: 1537 by Hans Holbein the Younger (Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool) - Renaissance . and yes Hans Holbein the Younger was born in Augsburg.

Katherine Parr was the sixth and last wife of Henry VIII. She was different than Henry’s other wives in that sense that she had a caring and motherly nature, which is exactly what Henry needed during his aging years. Henry was 51-years-old when Kathryn Howard was executed; he was getting sick and suffering from an ulcerated leg. Katherine acted as a nursing companion during Henry’s remaining years.  Birth: 1512  Married: 12 July 1543  Widowed: 28 Janary 1547  Died: 5 September 1548

Sixth & last wife of Henry VIII. Born: 1512 Married to King Henry VIII: 12 July 1543 Queen's Closet, Hampton Court Palace Widowed: 28 January 1547 Died: 5 September 1548 Sudeley Castle Buried: 5 September 1548 St Mary's Chapel, Sudeley Castle

Katharine Parr is buried at St. Marys Chapel on the grounds of Sudeley Castle. (I have seen all six wives burial places)

The tomb of Katherine Parr, St. Wallpaper and background photos of The Tomb of Katherine Parr, Sixth Wife of Henry VIII for fans of King Henry VIII images.

National Portrait Gallery reunites Henry VIII with Catherine of Aragon  Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon famously parted on tricky terms, but the National Portrait Gallery announced on Thursday it was reuniting the royal couple after it discovered an image of the devoutly Catholic queen hanging in, of all places, Lambeth Palace.

National Portrait Gallery reunites Henry VIII with Catherine of Aragon

Back together again … these contemporaneous portraits of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon can be seen next to each other in Room 1 of the National Portrait Gallery.

Henry VIII.. Born: June 28, 1491.. Died: January 28, 1547.. Spouse: Catherine Parr (m. 1543–1547), Catherine Howard (m. 1540–1541), Anne of Cleves (m. 1540–1540), Jane Seymour (m. 1536–1537), Anne Boleyn (m. 1533–1536), Catherine of Aragon (m. 1509–1533)... Children: Elizabeth I of England, Mary I of England, Edward VI of England, Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, Henry, Duke of Cornwall... Parents: Elizabeth of York, Henry VII of England

Henry VIII.. Born: June 28, 1491.. Died: January 28, 1547.. Spouse: Catherine Parr (m. 1543–1547), Catherine Howard (m. 1540–1541), Anne of Cleves (m. 1540–1540), Jane Seymour (m. 1536–1537), Anne Boleyn (m. 1533–1536), Catherine of Aragon (m. 1509–1533)... Children: Elizabeth I of England, Mary I of England, Edward VI of England, Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, Henry, Duke of Cornwall... Parents: Elizabeth of York, Henry VII of England

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