my second son to be king after his brothers death
you do not deserve my marrage, I will marry Anne insted
no, you can't devorce
King Henery VIII was born in greenwich palace, England, in 1491. His brother ruled England untill he was killed in battle. Henery became the new King and began ruling the country.
I am leaving the catholic church to start my own church
this is now the church of England
Being the King ment that he had great power, so in 1509, he decided to marry his brother's wife ,in order to have a male heir to the throne after his passing .
you will be exicuted! I need a wife that gives me a son!
but I thought you loved me
Finally, a son!
But the king's wife colud only give birth to a daughter, Mary I. This made the king mad, so he decided to devorce her, and marry the next lady in line Anne Bolyen. But the church denied his request.
you can no longer have power
I will rule England untill my death.
the king waited 5 years before he left the catholic church and created his own denomination in 1533, called the church of England. Henery made himself the head of the church making him wealthy.
Now that he was no longer catholic, the king married Anne. But once again, his wife could only produce a daughter, Elisabeth 1. For this, Anne was executed for reason by Henryin 1536. Finally, his third marriage to Jane Seymore produced his son and successor, Edward VI in the year 1537.
in the year 1534, King Henry received all the founds from the catholic church. then in the two years following, the king denied the pope rule,resulting in the catholic church losing power, then eventually, all monasterieswere closed. King Henry VII died extremely wealthy in the year 1547. Edward then inherited his father's wealth ruled England for six years before his death.