Royal Armouries

Henry VIII

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Costume of Henry VIII from the TV series The Tudors

  • Costume of Henry VIII from the TV series The Tudors

Henry VIII

Description

Crowned king in 1509 at the age of 17, Henry VIII ruled England until 1547.

His reign involved the break with the Church of Rome and the dissolution of the monasteries, as well as six marriages in his quest for a legitimate male heir.

Played by: Jonathan Rhys-Myers

Costume worn: Opening titles, Series 4, Siege of Boulogne, Series 4

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