Anne Boleyn and the modern world

"There is… something arrestingly avant-garde about Anne Boleyn. She could not fit neatly into the script of her time. She wandered off the page, chastising her overlord and cracking sardonic jokes from her prison cell."

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Kate Middleton's Tudor connection?

If you’re interested in the Tudors, you probably knew all about Henry VIII’s affair with Anne Boleyn’s sister, Mary, before Philippa Gregory’s popular novel The Other Boleyn Girl came along. But did you know that Prince William’s wife, the Duchess of Cambridge (a.k.a. Kate Middleton), could be a descendant of King Henry and Mary Boleyn?
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