Catherine Howard

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Catherine Howard Queen of England as the fifth wife of Henry VIII who was accused of adultery and executed (1520-1542)
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Usage

In literature:

He beheaded two queens, but few will be found to assert to-day that either Anne Boleyn or Catherine Howard were innocent martyrs.
"The Reign of Henry the Eighth, Volume 1 (of 3)" by James Anthony Froude
CATHERINE HOWARD 176 Chalk drawing.
"Holbein" by Beatrice Fortescue
Henry soon afterwards married Catherine Howard.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
Catherine Howard and Catherine Parr.
"A Student's History of England, v. 2 (of 3)" by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
His second was Catherine, daughter of Sir Robert Howard.
"The Paston Letters, Volume III (of 6)"
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