Wife to King Henry, Afterwards Divorced
Katharine's Maid of Honor, Afterwards Queen
Abdicated after announcing he was marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson
has the Roman numeral
In the 1928 play "Alibi" he became the first actor to play detective Hercule Poirot. In a memoir written after his death, Laughton's widow stated they never had children because he was homosexual.
And of course also Anne Boleyn
March 16, 1966 -- 6.5 Orbits -- 10 hours 41 minutes -- during docking with the Agena Target Vehicle, Apollo VII began a rolling spin that forced the astronauts to immediately start reentry plans to stop this spin which could have caused them to black out.
Vestibular nuclei, cochlear nuclei. Senses sound, rotation and gravity
Director: Naomi Capon & John Glenister. Also starred Anne Stallybrass, Elvi Hale & Angela Pleasence. Won Primetime Emmy
Little damage in specially built structures. Damage great in poorly built structures. Fall of chimneys, factory stacks, columns, monuments, walls. Heavy furniture overturned.
The Irish parliament made Henry VIII head of the Church of Ireland. However the Reformation makes little progress in Ireland. The vast majority of the Irish remain Catholic.
Determined to assert his authority over Ireland, Henry VIII changes his title from Lord of Ireland. The Irish parliament assents.
Director: Alexander Korda. Also starred Mile Mander, Laurence Hanray & William Austin
Started the trial against Galileo Galilei
Proclaimed king by Alexandrians in 170 BC; ruled jointly with Ptolemy VI Philometor and Cleopatra II from 169 to 164 BC. Died 116 BC 171â€“163 BC
The liver is extremely poisonous, but MitsugorÅ, a revered kabuki actor, claimed to be immune to the poison and consumed four livers. The fugu chef lost his license as a result.
1187 - Called for the Third Crusade.
1299 - Prohibits the dismembering and boiling of the dead to take all the bones to be buried somewhere else.
1484 - Condemns an alleged outbreak of witchcraft and heresy in the region of the Rhine River Valley.
On account of his bluff and
By 1544 Henry was running short of money, thanks partially to his own extravagant lifestyle and expenditure. Henry's solution was to lower the fineness of the third coinage (1544â€“47) to only 1/3 silver and 2/3 copper. This was understandably not popular with the people, and resulted in Henry acquiring the nickname "Old Coppernose" as the silver rubbed off the high-relief part of the coin design.
Lacey Baldwin Smith, 1973
Portrayed by Keith Michell and Charlotte Rampling
Abdicated British Monarch, d. 1972
King of the United Kingdom, 1936