25 Surprising Facts About Henry VIII You Didn’t Know

King Henry VIII of England was notorious for having married six times in a desperate search for a son, but there’s more to him than that…

1. King Of England

Image Source: Royal Museums Greenwich
Image Source: Royal Museums Greenwich

What some people don’t know was that Henry was never intended to be king. It was always thought his older brother, Arthur, would be king, but he died unexpectedly at the age of 15, resulting in Henry taking the throne.

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