Who was the last Tudor monarch of England?

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The Tudors were a dynasty of monarchs who ruled England circa 1485 (last period historically known as Medieval England), until 1603 which marks the death of Elizabeth I, daughter of Henry Tudor (Henry VIII) and Anne Boleyn. This period of time is the high Renaissance and, due to her Queendom, it is also known as "Elizabethan" England.

The Tudor monarchs were:

  • Henry VII (1485-1509)- brother of Henry VIII, died young and had married Catherine who later became the 1st wife of Henry VIII.
  • Henry VIII (1509-1547)- ascended after his brother's death, married the wife of his brother and later used...

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