30th October – On this Day in History…

Posted By on October 30, 2011

Henry VII On this day in history, 30th October…

1485 – Coronation of King Henry VII, founder of the Tudor dynasty, at Westminster Abbey.

Henry Tudor had claimed the crown of England after defeating Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field on the 22nd August 1485.

See Battle of Bosworth 1485 Part 1 and Battle of Bosworth 1485 Part 2 for more information on that famous battle.

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