Biography of Thomas. Duque de Norfolk Howard (1474-1554)

English politician and Duke of Norfolk, born about the year 1474, who was the grandson of Juan Howard;Howard, John1. He was appointed lord lieutenant of Ireland in 1521 and made an expedition to France in 1522; He powerfully contributed to the death of Ana Bolena in 1536 and 1539 to the adoption of the bill of the six articles; It was called by the Protestant bill of blood, and made prisoner by order of Enrique VIII in 1546. He escaped the ordeal thanks to the latter's death, and it was spare in its honours by María in 1553; He died in 1554, after serving eight monarchs.