History Timeline – The Tudors

| August 26, 2009

1485 Henry VII Tudor Henry VII (Henry Tudor) was the first of the Tudor monarchs and had a claim to the throne through his mother, Margaret Beaufort who was the great-granddaughter of John of Gaunt (son of Edward III and Philippa of Hainault). Henry’s Lancastrian forces defeated those of Richard III at the Battle of […]