21st June 1529 – Catherine of Aragon and the Legatine Court

| June 21, 2012

21st June 1529 – Catherine of Aragon and the Legatine Court

On the 21st June 1529, Henry VIII and his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, appeared in front of Cardinal Wolsey and Cardinal Campeggio at the Legatine Court at Blackfriars. The purpose of this court was to listen to the testimonies of the King and Queen regarding the validity of their marriage and to rule on […]

21 June 1529 – Catherine of Aragon’s Speech at Blackfriars

| June 21, 2011

21 June 1529 – Catherine of Aragon’s Speech at Blackfriars

On this day in history, 21st June 1529, Henry VIII and his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, appeared in front of Cardinal Wolsey and Cardinal Campeggio at the Legatine Court at Blackfriars. The purpose of this court was to listen to the testimonies of the King and Queen regarding the validity of their marriage and […]