Henry VII ( Welsh: Harri Tudur; 28 January 1457 – 21 April 1509) was the King of England and Lord of Ireland from his seizure of the crown on 22 August 1485 until his death in 1509. He was the first monarch of the House of Tudor . Henry's mother, Margaret Beaufort, was a descendant of the Lancastrian branch of the House of Plantagenet.
Henry VII, king of England (1485–1509), who succeeded in ending the Wars of the Roses between the houses of Lancaster and York and founded the Tudor dynasty. His son was Henry VIII. Learn more about Henry VII’s life, reign, and accomplishments in this article.
Henry VII was the founder of the Tudor dynasty, unifying the warring factions in the Wars of the Roses. Although supported by Lancastrians and Yorkists alienated by Richard III's deposition of his nephew, Edward V, Henry VII's first task was to secure his position. In 1486 he married Elizabeth of York, eldest daughter of Edward IV, thus uniting the Houses of York and Lancaster but making sure ...
Henry VII is crowned on the battlefield at Bosworth On 22nd August 1485 the two sides met at Bosworth , a small market town in Leicestershire, and a decisive victory was had by Henry. He was crowned on the battlefield as the new monarch, Henry VII.
Jul 13, 2021 · Henry VIII, King of England (1491-1547) Elizabeth (1492-1495) Mary, Queen of France (1496-1533) Edmund (1499-1500) Catherine (1503) The names in bold are those who did not die in childhood. Of ...
Feb 05, 2012 · Henry VII by an unknown artist More Images. Born: 28 January 1457 Pembroke Castle, Wales. Accession: 22 August 1485 Battle of Bosworth Field. Coronation: 30 October 1485
Aug 23, 2021 · Henry VIII 28 June 1491 28 January 1547 Henry VII's successor as King of England. The first King of Ireland and Head of the Church of England. Elizabeth 2 July 1492 14 September 1495 Died young.
- January 28, 1457
- Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales