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1

Why was Siminel believed?

He was trained by Yorkists even though he was born of common birth

2

Who did Siminel pretend to be?

Edward, Earl of Warwick

3

Who supported Simnel?

Margaret of Burgundy

4

What did Margaret give Simnel

2,000 mercenaries led by Martin Schwartz who sail for Ireland in 1487

5

What magnates accepted Simnel

Irish

6

When was Simnel crowned

In Dublin Cathedral

7

What did Henry do

Paraded the real Earl of Warwick who was previously locked up in a tower

8

What happened to Simnel on June 1487?

Landed in Lancashire and tried to gain support in Cumbria and Yorkshire but failed

9

How come Simnel was defeated

Simnel had 8,000 men
Henry had 12,000 men

10

What happened to Simnel

He was forgiven and made kings falconer
No one was executed and there were only 28 attainders