Guilty or not guilty: why did Anne Boleyn have to die?

Was she ensnared by a conspiracy, the victim of her own loose tongue, or simply guilty as charged? Suzannah Lipscomb tries to unearth the real reason why Henry VIII sent his second wife, Anne Boleyn, to the block

Written accounts describe Anne Boleyn as having dark, sparkling eyes – yet no undisputed portraits from her lifetime survive. The most familiar depictions of her are various representations of this portrait, in which she wears the famous B-pendant. (Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images)

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