Henry VIII,the Reign
Francis I King of France Captured at Pavia
24 February 1525
Francis, King of France, was captured during the Battle of Pavia and held prisoner in Madrid by Catherine of Aragon's nephew, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. His mother, Louise, became regent until
he was released.
Henry Celebrates French Defeat
Celebrations at the French defeat accompany Henry’s plans to invade and divide France
Amicable Grant for Invasion of France
21 March 1525
Amicable GrantCommissioners sent out to collect taxes to pay for invasion of France.
Charles had No Intention of Invading France;