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King Henry VIII of England Marries Sixth and Last Wife, Catherine Parr (1543) Options
Daemon
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2012 12:00:00 AM
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King Henry VIII of England Marries Sixth and Last Wife, Catherine Parr (1543)

By 1543, Henry VIII had had five marriages, which respectively ended in one divorce, one annulment, and three deaths—two by beheading. He then married Parr, his sixth and final wife. She had a good influence on the increasingly paranoid king—her third husband—and developed close friendships with his children, even acting as guardian of one of Henry's daughters after his death in 1547. Why, then, did Parr send her beloved stepdaughter, the future Queen Elizabeth I, away the next year? More...
jcbarros
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2012 8:34:52 AM

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pedro
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2012 8:49:11 AM
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Yes, you needed a sense of danger to fall for Henry.
HWNN1961
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2012 5:13:20 PM
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jcbarros wrote:
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Yep, luckily for her, she betrothed the Lion in Winter.

When Henry was younger, it wouldn't do for a lass to lose her head over him, for she surely would lose her head because of him.
jeans&sneakers
Posted: Thursday, July 12, 2012 7:01:06 PM
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This caught my eye; I watched The Tudors (season 1, unfinished) last month.

Wow at six!

And Henry died at a young age... so did his wives/exes!
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