Henry VIII

Henry VIII

About Henry VIII

Henry VIII (28 June 1491__ 28 January 1547) was king of England from 21 April 1509 until his death. He was lord, and later king, of Ireland, as well as continuing the nominal claim by the English monarchs to the Kingdom of France. Henry was the second monarch of the Tudor dynasty, succeeding his father, Henry_VII.

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