Anne Boleyn ( /ˈbʊlɪn/, /bəˈlɪn/ or /bʊˈlɪn/); c.1501 – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of Henry VIII of England and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right. Henry's marriage to Anne, and her subsequent execution, made her a key figure in the political and religious upheaval that was the start of the English Reformation.
"But [Queen] Margaret was wise, too. She said to us, 'Trust in those who offer you service, and in the end my maidens, you will find yourselves in the ranks of those who have been deceived.'" Quote from Queen Anne Boleyn Tudor in Showtime's historical fiction television series The Tudors. Anne Boleyn was the second wife of King Henry VIII and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right.