King Henry VII 1457 – 1509

King Henry VII

Henry Tudor was born 28th January 1457 and died 21st April 1509. He was the only son of Margaret Beaufort and Edmund Tudor and the first Tudor King. His father was the son of Catherine of Valois, widow of King Henry V. Henry became King after defeating King Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field and ending the Wars of the Roses. He married Elizabeth of York, daughter of King Edward IV. 

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Heather Y Wheeler. (2020). King Henry VII 1457 – 1509. Available: Last accessed January 21st, 2022