The Tudor Society

18 March – The birth of Mary Tudor, Queen of France

Mary Tudor, Queen of France, detail from a portrait of her and her second husband, Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk.

Henry VIII's beloved sister, Mary Tudor, Queen of France, was born on this day in 1496 at Richmond Palace.

In this video, I give a brief overview of Mary Tudor's life.

You can find out more about Mary and Brandon's secret marriage in this video from 3rd March:

Also on this day in history:

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