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Today in History: June 24

Microsoft News | Slide 1 of 14: 1509, Henry VIII was crowned king of England; his wife, Catherine of Aragon, was crowned queen consort.

1509: Henry VIII crowned king of England

Henry VIII was crowned king of England; and his wife, Catherine of Aragon, was crowned queen consort at Westminster Abbey. He reigned till his death in 1547.

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