Early modern European history quiz

A: 1509

Q: In which year did Henry VIII become King of England?

Henry VIII succeeded his father Henry VII in 1509 and reigned as King of England until his death in 1547. Addtionally, the Irish Parliament conferred him the title of King of Ireland in 1541. Like his predecessors, Henry VIII claimed the title of King of France, though he only had control over Calais.

 

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