British Monarchy: Tudor Monarchs Quickquiz 1. Henry VIII was the first Tudor monarch. 2. Henry VII defeated Richard III at the battle of Bosworth Field. 3. Henry VIII had 8 wives. 4. Henry VIII founded the Church of England. 5. Edward VI was Henry VIII's only surviving son. 6. Lady Jane Grey was queen for 21 days. 7. Mary I married Philip II of Spain. 8. Elizabeth I became queen in 1558. 9. Elizabeth I had several husbands. 10. The state of Virginia is named after Elizabeth I.