On 3rd July 1533, William Blount, Lord Mountjoy and Catherine of Aragon’s chamberlain, was instructed to inform Catherine that she was to stop referring to herself as ‘Queen’ and to recognise her title of Princess Dowager. Henry VIII’s marriage to Catherine had been annulled and his second wife, Anne Boleyn, was now Queen.
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February 20, 1547: Edward VI Crowned King of England. The ceremony was somewhat abbreviated to allow for the age of the nine-year-old King, and the demands of the Reformation. Afterwards, a banquet was held at Westminster Hall, where the new monarch was allowed to dine with his crown on his head.