Henry VII 1457-1509 The Parsimonious

Henry VII 1457-1509 The Parsimonious

The two ambitious houses of England, the Yorks and the Lancasters, clashed in armed conflict for the throne: the War of the Roses. Henry deposed the despised Richard III and ascended the throne. He married Elizabeth of York effectively fusing the two houses and establishing the Tudor dynasty. He reigned for 23 years and was notoriously cheap. However he put England on a sound financial and administrative footing and stabilized the country.

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I am an artist with a fascination with history. Not battles per se, but the culture and personalities that shape history. Gossip is good too.
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