King Henry VIII was born at Greenwich Palace on the 28th of June 1491. In 1509 Henry and Catherine of Aragon got married.This was the first of many marriages.
I am the Pope. The marriage is valid.
Martin Luther was causing a holy mess in Europe, so in 1527 King Henry wrote a book that criticized Luther and confirmed the position of the Pope.he also decided to annul his marriage with Catherine of Aragon.
Yay, I have split from the Catholic Church.
In 1516 Catherine and Henry birthed their only surviving child, Mary. Who became the Queen in 1533.
The Pope confirmed that the marriage was valid and King Henry could not get a divorce.
In 1533 King Henry removed the Pope's influence on England and split from the Catholic Church. he also secretly married his 2nd wife, Anne Boleyn.
King Henry VIII ruled alongside his 6th wife Catherine Parr until he died in 1547 at age 57.