The Anne Boleyn Files
 
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May

1
1536 May Day Joust – Henry VIII left after receiving message and ordered Sir Henry Norris to accompany him

1590 James VI of Scotland brought his bride Anne of Denmark to Scotland

2
1536 Sir Henry Norris and George Boleyn, Lord Rochford, taken to the Tower

1536 Arrest of Anne Boleyn

3
1536 Sir Francis Weston interrogated
4
1536 Sir William Brereton formally arrested
5 6
1541 Henry VIII declares that a new English Bible must be in every church
7
1567 Divorce of Earl and Lady Bothwell
8
1559 Act of Uniformity signed by Elizabeth I
9 10 11 12
1536 Trial of Mark Smeaton, Sir Francis Weston, Sir Henry Norris and Sir William Brereton – all found guilty
13 14
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1536 Trials of George Boleyn, Lord Rochford, and Anne Boleyn – Both found guilty

1567 Marriage of Mary Queen of Scots and Earl of Bothwell

16
1532 Resignation of Thomas More as Chancellor
17
1536 Exectutions of George Boleyn, Norris, Brereton, Weston and Smeaton
18
1536 Execution of Anne Boleyn postponed. Thomas Cromwell announces annulment of the marriage of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII
19
1536 Execution of Anne Boleyn

1554 Elizabeth released from the Tower of London and sent to Woodstock

20
1536 Betrothal of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour
21
1553 Marriage of Lady Jane Grey and Guildford Dudley
22 23
1533 Cranmer’s court rule that the marriage of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon is illegal
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1541 Execution of Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury
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1533 Cranmer proclaims the marriage of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn as valid
29 30
1536 Marriage of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour
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1533 Anne Boleyn’s coronation procession

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