Today in Tudor History...
28 January 1457 – Birth of Henry VII
1495 - Pope Alexander VI gives his son Cesare as hostage to Charles VIII of France
1521 - Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms in Worms Germany (until May 25). Produced 'Edit of Worms' dennoucing Martin Luther
1547 – Henry VIII dies. His nine-year-old son, Edward VI becomes King, and the first Protestant ruler of England.
1561 - By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
1581 - James VI signs 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland