King Henry VIII Born: June 28, 1491 at Greenwich Palace Mother: Queen Elizabeth of York Father: King Henry VII Married: Katherine of Aragon, 11th June 1509 at Greenwich – marriage annulled 1533 Anne Boleyn, 25th January 1533 at King’s private chapel at Whitehall Palace – marriage annulled, Anne Boleyn executed. Jane Seymour, 30th May 1536, …

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Jousting Jousting has a long and rich history that stretches back several hundred years before the Tudor period. In the 1100’s warfare included mounted cavalrymen with heavy lances who would charge at their enemy in formation. Therefore jousting was initially used as a means for knights to train for warfare. Jousting tournaments consisted of mock …

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