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03/11/1534 Henry VIII becomes Head of Church of England


  • Personal 

  • Early years 

  • Early reign 

  • France and the Habsburgs 

  • Annulment from Catherine 

  • Marriage to Anne Boleyn 

  • Execution of Anne Boleyn 

  • Marriage to Jane Seymour; domestic and foreign affairs 

  • Marriage to Anne of Cleves 

  • Marriage to Catherine Howard 

  • Shrines destroyed and monasteries dissolved 

  • Second invasion of France and the "Rough Wooing" of Scotland 

  • Marriage to Catherine Parr 

  • Physical decline and death 

  • Succession 

  • Public image 

  • Government 

  • Historiography 

  • Style and arms