10 September 1533 – Anne Boleyn’s daughter is baptised

| September 10, 2018

On this day in history, 10th September 1533, a future Queen of England was baptised in a lavish ceremony at the Church of Observant Friars in Greenwich. The little princess was the three-day-old daughter of King Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn, and she would grow up to be Queen Elizabeth I. The […]

10 September 1533 – The Christening of the future Elizabeth I

| September 10, 2015

10 September 1533 – The Christening of the future Elizabeth I

Princess Elizabeth, the future Queen Elizabeth I and daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, was christened on Wednesday 10th September 1533 at the Church of Observant Friars in Greenwich. She was just three days old, having been born on 7th September. Her godparents were Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Centerbury; Agnes Howard (nee Tylney), Dowager […]

10 September 1533 – Elizabeth I’s Christening at the Church of Observant Friars, Greenwich

| September 10, 2013

10 September 1533 – Elizabeth I’s Christening at the Church of Observant Friars, Greenwich

On Wednesday 10th September 1533, Princess Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, was christened at the Church of Observant Friars in Greenwich. The future Queen Elizabeth I was just three days old, having been born on the 7th September, when she was processed along a carpet of green rushes from the Great Hall […]