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Student work 6 henry viii

Student work 6 henry viii






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      • Born June 28th 1491
      • were-GRENNWICH PALACE.
      • To-the mother of Elizabeth of York and to the father of King Henry VII
      • had been taught the alphabet and the rudiments of English Grammar
      • used a Horn Book
      • The lord’s prayer was inside his Horn Book
      • He was the first English monarch to be educated under the influence of the Renaissance.
      • He became a accomplished scholar, linguist, musician, and athlete
    • 1st wife of King Henry
      • Catherine of ARAGON
      • Married on June 11th and was 18
      • The youngest surviving child of the 'Catholic Kings' of Spain,
      • was born on 16 December 1485
      • same year that Henry VII established the Tudor dynasty
      • Gave him first sonh
    • 2nd wife
      • Anne Boleyn
      • Anne Boleyn is one of the most famous queens in English history
      • Was killed because she couldn’t give King Henry the son he desperately needed
      • Was executed for thought of being a witch
    • 3rd Wife
      • Jane Seymour
      • Was the 2nd wife who gave King Henry a son
    • 4th Wife
      • Anne of Cleves
      • King Henry referred to her as “Flanders Mare”
      • King Henry was grateful for her cooperation and granted her a generous income and several homes, including Hever Castle.
    • 5th Wife
      • Catherine Howard
      • Was a cousin of Henry VIII's ill-fated second queen, Anne Boleyn
      • Was a silly person. Was a flirtatious and emotional
      • King Henry called her “His rose with no thorn”
    • 6th Wife
      • Katherine Parr
      • Were married at he Hampton court palace
      • On July 12th 1543
    • KING
      • Became king when his brother Arthur and father died
      • Was just shy of 18 when he became King
    • SO WHAT DID HE DO???
      * He was responsible for the reformation in England and founded the Church of England.
      * He promoted Parliamentary Government by extending representation and expanding the privileges of both houses.
      * He enhanced the standing of the Monarchy and created a new sense of National identity.
      * He was the first English Monarch to authorize the translation of the Bible into English.
    • What else
      * During his reign he built or re-modeled 70 palaces and had a fortress erected along the South coast.
      * He popularized the art of portraiture and patronized the Arts.
      * He introduced progressive and efficient taxation schemes.
      * He was the principle founder of the English Navy, which was to be the basis for England's future dominance on the sea.
    • KIDS
      • King Henry had three children
      • Edward, Elizabeth, Mary
    • DEATH
      • AT age 22 he caught small pox
      • had his first attack of malaria. This disease plagued him for the rest of his life.
      • At age 54 He could hardly walk and was carried everywhere by sedan chair.
      • He spent the last 8 days of his life in bed. He was too weak to lift a glass of water to drink.    
      • He died amid the horrendous stench of his bursting leg ulcers.