tudors_fact_file_assessment

tudors_fact_file_assessment - executed after she had got a...

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Match these Tudors with their correct fact file (   Using a ruler, draw a line between the correct Tudor and fact from the Fact Files)     She was the first wife of Henry VIII.  The daughter  of Spain’s King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella.  Henry married her to strengthen England’s links with  Spain.  He  divorced  her, upsetting the Pope and the  Catholic Church. She was German and Germany was keen to form an  alliance  with  England, so Hans Holbein painted this lady’s portrait.  However,  in real life she was not nearly as pretty as her picture.  Henry said  she was as ugly as a horse and  divorced  her straightaway. The only wife Henry was really fond of.  She was gentle  and modest and gave birth to the son Henry longed for.  She  died  a few days later.  Henry was devastated and was  buried beside her. She wrote a letter to Henry VIII pleading him not to have her 
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Unformatted text preview: executed after she had got a bit too friendly with her music teacher, Thomas Wyatt. It didnt work and she was beheaded at the Tower of London. She was Henrys last wife and died after he did. Henry needed someone to look after him as he grew old, which is why he chose her. She was a good wife and looked after Henrys family well. She was Henrys fifth wife. She was pretty and young, (only 14 or 15) but was unfaithful to Henry so she was beheaded ! Which Tudor matches which Fact File? Henry VII Catherine of Aragon Anne Boleyn Jane Seymour Anne of Cleves Catherine Howard Catherine Parr He defeated Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 and became the first Tudor King of England. Name: . ....
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