Anne Boleyn’s Coronation Quiz
As it's coming up to the anniversary of the coronation of Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII's second wife, I thought we'd mark the occasion with an Anne Boleyn coronation quiz.
How much do you know about Anne Boleyn's coronation celebrations and ceremony?
Test yourself with this fun quiz.
#1. In which year did Anne Boleyn's coronation take place?
#2. Anne Boleyn's coronation took place on this feast day.
St Erkenwald's Day
#3. Anne Boleyn's river procession on 29th May ended at this historic place, where she was greeted by Henry VIII.
Tower of London
#4. Which of the men executed in Anne's fall in 1536 was made a Knight of the Bath in her coronation celebrations?
#5. A mechanical version of this mythical creature was part of Anne's coronation river procession.
#6. This ambassador's servants led Anne's part of her coronation procession through London.
Charles de Marillac
George de Selve
Jean de Dinteville
#7. Holbein designed a tableau for Anne's coronation procession but which Greek god did it feature?
#8. Who crowned Anne Boleyn?
#9. With which crown was Anne Boleyn crowned on 1st June?
The imperial crown
St Arthur's Crown
St George's Crown
St Edward's Crown
#10. What colour were Anne's ermine-trimmed velvet coronation robes?
#11. At Anne's coronation banquet William Howard and this man entered the hall on horseback to announce the first course.
Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk
Anne's father, Thomas Boleyn
Anne's uncle, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk