Today in Tudor History...
22 January 1506 - The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
1510 - Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany
1528 – Henry VIII and Francis I declared war on Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
1552 – Execution of Edward Seymour
1554 – Thomas Wyatt the Younger joined friends at Allington Castle to discuss plans of resistance against Mary I and her decision to marry Philip of Spain.
1561 – Birth of Francis Bacon, Viscount St Alban,lord Chancellor
1575 - Elizabeth I granted Thomas Tallis and William Byrd a music press monopoly.