Full Name: Catherine of Aragon [Catalina de Aragón]
Profession: Spanish Princess, Queen of England
Why Famous: Married Henry VIII after first husband Arthur, Henry's brother, died. The subsequent divorce led to the Reformation in England and schism with Rome.
- 1501-10-15 Heir to the English Prince Arthur marries Catherine of Aragon
- 1509-06-11 King Henry VIII marries wife #1 Catherine of Aragon
- 1533-05-23 King Henry VIII & Catherine of Aragon's marriage declared null & void by authority English clergy not the Pope