King Henry VIII (1491-1547) ruled England for 36 years, presiding over sweeping changes that brought their country into the Protestant Reformation.

King Henry VIII (1491-1547) ruled England for 36 years, presiding over sweeping changes that brought their country into the Protestant Reformation.

He famously married a number of six spouses in the seek out governmental alliance, marital bliss and a male heir that is healthy. Their aspire to annul their first wedding without papal approval generated the development of an independent Church of England. Of their marriages, two finished in annulment, two in normal fatalities and two together with his wives’ beheadings for adultery and treason. Continue Reading