The Tudor Society

April 18 – The death of John Foxe

John Foxe

On this day in Tudor history, 18th April 1587, the famous martyrologist John Foxe died at the age of around seventy.

In today's video, I talk about this famous Tudor man and just how useful his work on Protestant martyrs is.

His "Actes and Monuments" is a huge book, published in several volumes, and you can find it at

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