Henry VIII Coins
King Henry VIII is one of the most famous British monarchs to have ever lived. The second monarch of the Tudor family was a fat, opulent man known for his harsh words and a large ego, but he was also described as the most charismatic ruler England had known and famously had a string of wives.
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He is notorious for his numerous divorces and the beheading of two of his ex-wives, as well as clashing with the Pope over said divorce. The argument caused Henry to renounce Roman Catholicism and found the Church of England.
Henry's wives were Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, and Catherine Parr. In order they were divorced, beheaded, died (after childbirth), divorced, beheaded, and Parr survived Henry.