Henry VIII

June 28, 1491-January 28, 1547

Henry VIII's Accomplishments

Famous for having his 6 wives and treating with cruel behavior. He has 3 children who all ruled as King or Queens of England continuing the Tudor Dynasty.

Where he Lived and Ruled


When Henry was young, his grandmother would tell him that Education was important, he has a strong ability to memorize things and the learning process didn't seem to be a problem. He learned languages, grammar, theology, history, rhetoric, logic, philosophy, arithmetic, literature, geometry, and music.

Impact on the World

He had a huge impact on undermining the authority of the Pope and the Roman Catholic Church, which was the most powerful entity in Europe during that time. He broke away from the Catholic Church and created the Church of England for reasons more personal than political.

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