The Shocking Story Of Bloody Mary

Queen Mary I was the first Queen of England. She had a tough time rising to power and her reign was so treacherous that she went down in history as ‘Bloody Mary’. Find out why…

1. A Survivor

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Mary was the only surviving child of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon, Henry’s first wife. Mary was born in February 1516 in London. Her mother was pregnant six times altogether but Mary was the only child of Henry and Catherine to survive until adulthood.

Next: Her father’s divorce upset her deeply…