The Early Life of Anne Boleyn Part One – Beginnings

| October 1, 2010

The Early Life of Anne Boleyn Part One – Beginnings

Over the next couple of weeks I intend to write about Anne Boleyn’s early life, her life leading up to her arrival at the English Court in 1521/1522, and today I want to start with her birth and family background. Family There are many myths surrounding Anne, and things we don’t know, but at least […]

When was Anne Boleyn Born?

| April 13, 2010

When was Anne Boleyn Born?

Anne Boleyn is such a puzzle isn’t she? And that’s what fascinates us, the fact that she is an enigma, a puzzle to solve, a code to break. But, isn’t it frustrating when we can’t even be sure when she was born?! The two dates put forward by historians are 1501 and 1507, with most […]