You didn't produce a male heir for me! I want a divorce!
I want to marry you, hopefully you will produce a male heir for me.
I wish to divorce my wife because she didn't produce a male heir for me.
No, I will not allow it!
King Henry VIII of England wanted a divorce because his wife, Catherine of Aragon, didn't produce a male heir on 1532.
Im going to leave the Roman Catholic Church and create my own religion so I can have a divorce
King Henry VIII of England wanted to marry Anne Boleyn so she could produce a male heir for him on 1532.
Church of England
King Henry VIII of England asked the Pope of the Roman Catholic Church for a divorce, but the Pope said no in 1533.
King Henry VIII of England decided to leave the Roman Catholic Church and make his own religion so he could divorce Catherine of Aragon. He was then excommunicated by Pope Paul III in 1533 because King Henry VIII wanted a divorce.
King Henry VIII of England succeeded in creating his own religion in 1536. He named his religion The Church of England, now known as the Anglican Church. King Henry VIII was also became the head of his own religion later in 1536 and divorced his wife, Catherine of Aragon.
King Henry VIII of England finally succeeded in producing a male heir in 1537. Although he had been married four other times before having a male heir, divorcing two of them, executing two of them and his fifth wife, Jane Seymour, died shortly after giving birth to Edward VI, King Henry VIII's first male heir.