History of England
How old was Henry when he became king of England?
Asked in Wars of the Roses, Monarchy
How old was King Henry VII when he became king?
Answer 1: He received the crown on the 22nd of August 1485 and he was 28 years old at the time. Answer 2:Henry Tudor (1457-1509) became King Henry VII of England after the Battle of Bosworth when he was 28 and reigned from 1485-1509. Henry VIII, his son, (1491-1547) became king at 18 and reigned from 1509-1547.