15 November – The death of Katherine of York and the Pope threatens Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

| November 15, 2021

15 November – The death of Katherine of York and the Pope threatens Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

On this day in Tudor history, 15th November 1527, a woman who called herself “the excellent Princess Katherine, Countess of Devon, daughter, sister and aunt of kings”, died at Tiverton Castle in Devon. Katherine of York, Countess of Devon, daughter of King Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville, was just forty-nine when she died and had […]