Henry VIII
         - Mackenzie Wander

Henry VIII was son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. He was the King of England and lived there until he died at age 55.

Henry VIII had 6 wives including: Ann Boelyn, Catherine of Aragon, Catherine Parr, Jane Seymar, Ann Cleves, and Catherine Howard.


the reformation

The act of 1536 and 1543

The act of 1536 and 1543 united England and Whales.


* Henry turned Britain away from Europe in many ways, like throughout the wars and changed the way Britain thought of itself as a European state and more as just a motherland of overseas colonies.

* He also separated the church from Rome and made it a Protestant denomination which spread way beyond the British Empire.

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