Explore British History, Tudor History, and more!

Explore related topics

Henry VIII and his six wives (in order) by reconstruction artist M.A. Ludwig

Henry VIII and his six wives (in order) by reconstruction artist M. Queen Catherine of Aragon, Queen Anne Boleyn, Queen Jane Seymour, Queen Anne of Cleves, Queen Catherine Howard and Queen Catherine Parr.

Henry VIII's first love token to Anne Boleyn. This is the first love token King Henry VIII gave to Anne Boleyn, which she kept until her death.

A scold's bridle is a British invention, possibly originating in Scotland, used between the and Century. It was a device used to control, humiliate and punish gossiping, troublesome women by effectively gagging them.

Pocahontas (born Matoaka, and later known as Rebecca Rolfe, c. 1595 – March was a Virginia Indian notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. Pocahontas was the daughter of Powhatan, the paramount chief of a netwo

Lee shouted as he reached the edge of the border, one shot rung out and each military man turned to the one they were escorting and killed them. All 120 men, women, and children were killed and quickly buried to cover their tracks.

Stained glass windows - Hampton Court - the Great Watching Chamber built in honor of Jane Seymour after she gave birth to Henry VIII's son and heir. The room's name comes from the presence of royal guards in the room protecting Henry VIII.

A hut in Antarctica was frozen shut for 100 years. What they found inside is unforgettable - Negatives of Shackleton's expedition.

Opening Trial Document from the Trial of Anne Boleyn This document is the record of the beginning of the trial of Anne Boleyn and her brother, George. It is part of a set of records that document the fall of Anne Boleyn and the charges made against.



Which "The Tudors" Queen are You?

Which "The Tudors" Queen are You? I am Queen Jane Seymour. My aunt, Anne Boleyn, would have hated that.

Eva and Leana Munzer - These two little Jewish girls have a very sad story. Their parents left them with a non-jewish family who took care of them. Then the husband and wife had a fight and the.

Herta Oberheuser killed children with injections, then removed their limbs…

Newspaper discovers Nazi-era diary of 12-year-old Jewish boy

Harry Swaab was murdered on June 1943 in Sobibor. His diary was found 40 years later, May during building on the Thorbeckeplein in Amsterdam.