Thomas Cromwell (circa 1485 in Putney – Londen, 28 juli 1540) was een Engels staatsman en vertrouweling van Hendrik VIII Biografie. Cromwell was de ...
Thomas Cromwell was a patron of Hans Holbein the Younger, as were Thomas More and Anne Boleyn. In the New York Frick Collection , two portraits by Holbein hang facing each other on the same wall of the Study, one depicting Thomas Cromwell, the other a "fearless" Thomas More, Cromwell's executed political and religious opponent.
Thomas Cromwell, primo conte di Essex (Putney, 1485 circa – Tower Hill, 28 luglio 1540), è stato un politico inglese. Servì come primo ministro di re Enrico VIII dal 1532 al 1540. Il Lord Protettore d'Inghilterra, Oliver Cromwell (1599–1658), discendeva dalla sorella di Thomas, Catherine Cromwell.
14/05/2020 · In 1540, Henry VIII gave his primary advisor, Thomas Cromwell, the axe. Well, technically the executioner gave him the axe, but the point still holds. Citing a dubious "contemporary" source, Victorian author Arthur Galton describes an "ungodly" affair in which the executioner hacked away at Cromwell's neck and head for a half an hour.
Thomas Carlyle (Ecclefechan, Escocia, 4 de diciembre de 1795-Londres, 5 de febrero de 1881) fue un filósofo, historiador, traductor, matemático, crítico social y ensayista escocés. Fue catedrático y luego rector de la Universidad de Edimburgo .
05/09/2021 · Dame Hilary Mantel has said Dominic Cummings “created a picture of himself as an outsider” that was intrinsic to his rise, while Thomas Cromwell had been able to truly “conquer the hierarchy”.
27/09/2022 · Thomas Cromwell was born in Putney, probably in 1485. A blacksmith's son, he grew up in the then-village before working at Lambeth Palace, where (in the books, at least) his uncle John was a cook: