The Personal Diary of Anne of Cleves, fourth wife of King Henry VIII of England

      Entry 1- My Youth-September 22, 1515-1539 Dear diary, Now that I am twelve years of age I have decided to record the events of my life. I was born a German princess on September 22, 1515 in Dusseldorf Germany. I was the second child born to Duke John III Of the Dutchy of Cleve’s. My mutter or mother was Mary of Julich. I am told my parents were disappointed that they did not have a son. It was no matter since a year later my brother William was born, and then after him my youngest sister Amelia … Continue reading The Personal Diary of Anne of Cleves, fourth wife of King Henry VIII of England