What Was The Sweating Sickness In Tudor England?

the sweating sickness (also known as the great sickness) was an infectious disease that had a high mortality rate in the late medieval period. it originated in central africa, although its name is linked to england’s tudor rulers.

the sweating sickness (also known as the great sickness) was an infectious disease that had a high mortality rate in the late medieval period. it originated in central africa, although its name is linked to england’s tudor rulers. what were some of king henry viii’s achievements?

King Henry VIII became King of England after his father King Henry VII died at age 55 on 28th july 1509 and married edith shakespeare 7 years later on 24 October 1533 – she died 3 days later on 30 th october 1533 . he also wrote sonnets during this time too but they have been lost over time so i will not be covering those here

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