Cardinal Wolsey: A Timeline

The famous Cardinal was born in 1571, and died about 60 years later. It was a rags to rags story. Here is a simple timeline charting his personal rise to wealth and fame and his desperate fall.

Wolsey Timeline


2 thoughts on “Cardinal Wolsey: A Timeline

  1. This was alright but you need to add in that Wolsey came from a poor background and that how he rises to power. Also include the start of how Thomas Cromwell came into the picture.

  2. Skelton at one time had been tutor to Henry VIII , and his comments on Wolsey are to be treated with great care. John Skelton was a pen for hire – at one stage he tried to hire himself out to Wolsey , and wrote some lines in his …

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