Edward VI (England)

Edward VI (England)


King of England (15471553)

King of Ireland (15471553)

Edward VI in Literature:

• Twain, Mark (1835-1910): The Prince and the Pauper (1881)

Edward VI in Art:

Edward VI as a Child (probably 1538)

Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)

Edward VI as a Child
probably 1538
Oil on panel, 56.8 x 44 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Henry VIII in Film:

Crossed Swords (1977)


Crossed Swords
Director: Richard Fleischer
Starring: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester



Born October 12 1537 London (England)
Died July 6 1553 London (England)
Father Henry VIII (1491-1547)
Mother Jane Seymour (c.1508-1537)
Half-sister Mary I (1516-1558)
Half-sister Elizabeth I (1533-1603)
Title King of England (1547-1553)
Title King of Ireland (1547-1553)


See also:

• English monarchs | Irish monarchs | Monarchs