Henry Tudor

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Noun1.Henry Tudor - first Tudor king of England from 1485 to 1509Henry Tudor - first Tudor king of England from 1485 to 1509; head of the house of Lancaster in the War of the Roses; defeated Richard III at Bosworth Field and was proclaimed king; married the daughter of Edward IV and so united the houses of York and Lancaster (1457-1509)
House of Tudor, Tudor - an English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603)
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Henry Tudor, who later became Henry VII, was born in Pembroke Castle on January 28, 1457.
In 1485, Henry Tudor (a Lancastrian) defeated Richard III (a Yorkist) on the field of battle, following decades of dynastic struggle, known today as the War of the Roses [1455-1485].
1485: The Battle of Bosworth Field was fought in Leicestershire and Richard III was butchered as he vainly tried to reach Henry Tudor.
Spectacular re-enactments of the Battle of Bosworth, the pivotal Wars of the Roses conflict between Richard III and Henry Tudor in 1485, will take place on both days.
Despite the difference in gender there are obvious similarities between the Pembroke Castle-born Henry Tudor, later to be crowned King Henry VII, and Daenerys Targeryan.
Henry Tudor is not ignored, as the reader learns all about the complicated planning and negotiations he undertook to even get to the battlefield.
Following his brother Arthur's death, Henry Tudor is being groomed to become a senator (perhaps even president?
The documentary begins with the story of Henry Tudor and his soldiers from Wales.
If Richard's claim to the throne was weak so was that of his opponent and successor Henry Tudor.