The Tudor Society

#OTD in Tudor history – 28 March

A self-portrait of Raphael and a photo of a memorial to John Skip in Hereford Cathedral

On this day in Tudor history, 28th March, the Renaissance artist Raphael was born; Anne Boleyn's former chaplain and almoner John Skip, Bishop of Hereford, died; and five Protestants were burnt at the stake for heresy...

And today is Maundy Thursday - click here to find out how it was celebrated in Tudor times.

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