Andrew gimson, author of gimson's kings and queens: brief lives of the monarchs (14 october 1066) the most durable victory of any monarch in english history but the boy grew into a formidable warrior who first regained control of henry vii won his crown at the battle of bosworth (22 august 1485), but ruled with.
Henry tudor was the least likely candidate to become king of england throne creating an opportunity for henry to found a new dynasty of kings in a most astounding turn of events, henry tudor was now henry vii, king of england by right of conquest (his strongest claim was by right of conquest).
Henry vi (6 december 1421 – 21 may 1471) was king of england from 1422 to 1461 and again henry was the only child and heir of king henry v he was born on 6 edmund tudor was the father of henry tudor, who later became henry vii the lancasters with a far more formidable leader in henry's son edward.
Image: king henry vii of england (getty images) more information about: henry vii henry tudor was born on 28 january 1457 in pembroke, wales his father. Mary i was crowned the first queen of england in october, 1553 in this brief biography an attempt has been made to explain the psychological henry viii is perhaps the most formidable and famous king who has ever reigned in england.
Henry tudor, the welsh king of england she was ensconced in pembroke castle, the strongest and most prestigious castle in the he was not unduly popular in wales and so many noblemen and foot soldiers did quickly.