August 4 – Thirteen executions take place in London!

| August 4, 2022

August 4 – Thirteen executions take place in London!

On this day in Tudor history, 4th August 1540, in the reign of King Henry VIII, thirteen men were executed in London. Twelve of them suffered a full traitor’s death, being hanged, drawn and quartered, and one was hanged. Find out who these men were and why they were attainted by Parliament and put to […]