Anne of Cleves Biography

Anne of Cleves was Queen of England from 6 January 1540 to 9 July 1540 as the fourth wife of King Henry VIII. The marriage was declared never consummated, and she was not crowned queen consort. Following the annulment of their marriage, Anne was given a generous settlement by the King, and thereafter referred to as the King's Beloved Sister. She lived to see the coronation of Queen Mary I, outliving the rest of Henry's wives. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Anne of Cleves
Religion:
Anglican Communion, Lutheranism, Catholicism
Date of Birth:
September 22, 1515
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Date of Death:
July 17, 1557
Age at Death:
41
Cause of Death:
Cancer
Divorces
  • 1540-07-09
    English King Henry VIII annuls his 6 month marriage to his 4th wife Anne of Cleves, on the grounds of non-consummation and her pre-contract to Francis of Lorraine
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