7th January 1536 – Death of Catherine of Aragon

| January 7, 2012

7th January 1536 – Death of Catherine of Aragon

At two o’clock in the afternoon of the 7th January 1536, Henry VIII’s first wife, Catherine of Aragon, died at Kimbolton Castle after taking communion and giving her last confession to her confessor Jorge de Athequa, Bishop of Llandaff. She slipped away whilst praying to her Father in Heaven. Her death was not unexpected as […]