On this day: 11 February

Posted: February 11, 2012 in Elizabeth of York

1466

Birth of a daughter, Elizabeth, to Edward IV and his queen, Elizabeth Wydeville. On 18 January 1486, she married Henry VII. She was crowned in November 1487. She and Henry had seven children, four surviving to adulthood, including the future Henry VIII.

1503

Death of Elizabeth of York, wife and queen of Henry VII.

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