Katherine Howard - (c.1521 – 13 February 1542) was Henry's fifth wife between 1540–1541, sometimes known as "the rose without a thorn". Henry was informed of her alleged adultery with Thomas Culpeper on 1 November 1541. Marriage to Henry VIII: 28 July 1540 – 23 November 1541 (1 year, 3 months, 26 days); beheaded. Romantic. Passion. Desire. Willfulness. Independent. Impulse.
Catherine de Roet [ Katherine Swynford, Duchess of Lancaster (also spelled Catherine) was the third wife of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, a son of King Edward III. She had been the Duke's lover for many years before their marriage.