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This Benedictine monk and scholar succeeded Lanfranc as Archbishop of Canterbury in 1093



18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

This king defeated Henry Hotspur at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403



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