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On Jan. 29, 1536, Catherine of Aragon, Queen of England, was buried at Peterborough Cathedral as the "Dowager Princess of Wales". King Henry VIII did not attend, nor did he allow his and Catherine's daughter, the Princess Mary, to attend. Catherine was laid to rest on the same day that her great rival, Queen Anne Boleyn, miscarried a son.

On Jan. 29, 1536, Catherine of Aragon, Queen of England, was buried at Peterborough Cathedral as the "Dowager Princess of Wales". King Henry VIII did not attend, nor did he allow his and Catherine's daughter, the Princess Mary, to attend. Catherine was laid to rest on the same day that her great rival, Queen Anne Boleyn, miscarried a son.

Eleanor Queen of Portugal and France, Niece of Catherine of Aragon (Queen of England,first wife of Henry VIII )

Eleanor Queen of Portugal and France, Niece of Catherine of Aragon (Queen of England,first wife of Henry VIII )

The six wives of Henry VIII hover in our collective imagination, fulfilling our need for female stereotypes or historical fantasies | post Beyond a stereotype | #history #Tudor #England

The six wives of Henry VIII hover in our collective imagination, fulfilling our need for female stereotypes or historical fantasies | post Beyond a stereotype | #history #Tudor #England

Mary I Psalter - Psalter belonging to Mary I. Embroided on the cover is a rose sprouting a pomegranate, the symbols of Tudor and Mary's mother Katherine of Aragon

Mary I Psalter - Psalter belonging to Mary I. Embroided on the cover is a rose sprouting a pomegranate, the symbols of Tudor and Mary's mother Katherine of Aragon

Isabella I of Spain, well known as the patron of Christopher Columbus, with her husband Ferdinand II of Aragon,  are responsible for making possible the unification of Spain under their grandson Carlos I.  As part of the drive for unification, Isabella appointed Tomás de Torquemada as the first Inquisitor General of the inquisition.  March 31, 1492 marks the implementation of the Alhambra Decree; expulsion edicts forcing the removal or conversion of Jews and Muslims.  Roughly 200,000 people…

Isabella I of Spain, well known as the patron of Christopher Columbus, with her husband Ferdinand II of Aragon, are responsible for making possible the unification of Spain under their grandson Carlos I. As part of the drive for unification, Isabella appointed Tomás de Torquemada as the first Inquisitor General of the inquisition. March 31, 1492 marks the implementation of the Alhambra Decree; expulsion edicts forcing the removal or conversion of Jews and Muslims. Roughly 200,000 people…

Queen Mary I, (1516 - 1558), queen of England from 1553, the daughter of King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon.

Queen Mary I, (1516 - 1558), queen of England from 1553, the daughter of King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon.

The Tudors - queen Catherine of Aragon

The Tudors - queen Catherine of Aragon

The six badges, Personal Emblems, of the wives of Henry VIII.-Left to right:   Katharine of Aragon: a crowned Pomangranate, native of Spain.  Anne Boleyn: a crowned falcon, the Boleyn falcon.  Jane Seymour: a crowned pheonix, mythical creature representing immortality,  Anna of Cleves: The badge of Cleves.  Kathryn Howard: The Tudor Rose.  Catherine Parr: Tudor rose sprouting a crowned maiden.

The six badges, Personal Emblems, of the wives of Henry VIII.-Left to right: Katharine of Aragon: a crowned Pomangranate, native of Spain. Anne Boleyn: a crowned falcon, the Boleyn falcon. Jane Seymour: a crowned pheonix, mythical creature representing immortality, Anna of Cleves: The badge of Cleves. Kathryn Howard: The Tudor Rose. Catherine Parr: Tudor rose sprouting a crowned maiden.

Catherine of Aragon. This portrait is said to be actually pretty close to what she truly looked like based on books on the topic.

Catherine of Aragon. This portrait is said to be actually pretty close to what she truly looked like based on books on the topic.

Needlework of Katherine of Aragón, Coughton Court, Warwickshire.    Coughton Court

Needlework of Katherine of Aragón, Coughton Court, Warwickshire. Coughton Court