Henry VII Tag Archives

Review: The Private Lives of the Tudors

(Yes, I’m still alive. I’ve been busy moving into my first home and publishing my second novel. Okay!) The Private Lives of the Tudors by Tracy Borman makes a great addition to any English history lover’s library, great for the Tudor enthusiast interested in the mundane details of daily life or the Tudor history novice looking for a broad overview of the dynasty. Borman’s previous …

January Birthdays

I’ll be adding to this list as I find more birthdays. Note: many birth dates, especially as you look further back in time, were not recorded. Comment below if you know of a birthday that should be added to this list! Happy birthday to… January 1 – Paul Revere (1735), J. Edgar Hoover (1895), J.D. Salinger (1919) January 2 – Isaac Asimov (1920) January 3 – Cicero (106 BCE), Elisa Bonaparte …