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Age35 (age at death)
Birthday 1500
Birthplace Blickling Hall/ Hever Castle, England
Died 19 May, 1536
Place of Death Tower of London, London, England
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality English
Occupation Royalty
Claim to Fame second wife of King Henry VIII
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Anne Boleyn (c. 1501 – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of King Henry VIII. Their marriage, and her execution for treason and other charges by beheading, made her a key figure in the political and religious upheaval that marked the start of the English Reformation. Anne was the daughter of Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Howard, and was educated in the Netherlands and France, largely as a maid of honour to Queen Claude of France. Anne returned to England in early 1522, to marry her Irish cousin James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond; the marriage plans were broken off, and instead she secured a post at court as maid of honour to Henry VIII's wife, Catherine of Aragon.

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