This Day in British History

Historical trivia, births, deaths, events, kings, queens, and all of the peculiar quirkiness that makes British history so much fun!


28 July, 1540

Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard

- On the same day, Thomas Cromwell was executed for alledgedly supporting a Lutheran alliance against Henry

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