1496, Mar 181533, Jun 25
an English princess who was briefly queen of France and later progenitor of a family which claimed the English throne. The younger surviving daughter of Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York, Mary became the third wife of Louis XII of France, more than 30 years her senior. Following his death, she married Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk. The marriage, which was performed secretly in France, took place during the reign of her brother Henry VIII and without his consent. This necessitated the intervention of Thomas Wolsey, and although the couple were eventually pardoned by Henry, they were forced to pay a large fine.
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10/09/1514-King Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, sister of Henry VIII
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Charles Brandon
...Brandon and Elizabeth Bruyn. Through his third wife Mary Tudor he was brother-in-law to Henry VIII, King of England....
Jean Perreal
...the marriage of King Louis XII and his second wife Mary Tudor. For the marriage, Perréal was sent to London in...
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