28 June 1491 – Birth of King Henry VIII at Greenwich

| June 28, 2015

28 June 1491 – Birth of King Henry VIII at Greenwich

Happy 524th birthday to King Henry VII! Yes, on this day in history, 28th June 1491, Henry VIII was born at Greenwich Palace. His parents, Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, now had an heir and a spare, as well as a daughter (Margaret). Henry’s older brother Arthur died in 1501 and so it was […]