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How to remember what happened to the six wives of Henry VIII

To recall what happened to Henry VIII's wives, in chronological order, remember this rhyme

                                    Divorced, beheaded, died.

                                    Divorced, beheaded, survived.

To further help you, see below:

 

Divorced

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Catherine of Aragon, divorced

 

Beheaded

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, beheaded

 

Died

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Jane Seymour, died

 

Divorced

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Anne of Cleves, divorced

 

Beheaded

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Catherine Howard, beheaded

 

Survived

What happened to six wives of Henry VIII, Catherine Parr, survived

NOTE: It's helpful to remember that the last wife, Catherine Parr, obviously survived Henry VIII as she acted as his nurse until he died.

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