The Fall of Anne Boleyn – 2 May 1536 – Queen Anne Boleyn and her brother are arrested

May2,2024 #George Boleyn

On 2nd May 1536, Queen Anne Boleyn was arrested at Greenwich Palace and her brother, George Boleyn, Lord Rochford, was arrested at Whitehall. They were both escorted to the Tower of London for imprisonment.

Sir Henry Norris, the king’s groom of the stool, was also taken to the Tower, and Henry VIII had a meeting with his illegitimate son, Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Richmond and Somerset…

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