12 May 1536 – The trial of 4 courtiers

| May 12, 2021

12 May 1536 – The trial of 4 courtiers

On this day in Tudor history, 12th May 1536, courtiers Sir Henry Norris, Sir Francis Weston, William Brereton and Mark Smeaton were tried for high treason at Westminster Hall. They were, of course, found guilty and sentenced to death. Find out more about that awful day in 1536 in this video: You can find out […]