Katherine Parr entry: Overview screen.
1512, probably August
KP was born, either in London
or in Buckinghamshire
; she was the middle one of three children.
KP apparently wrote a prayer (recorded under her name by John Strype) for English soldiers abroad, later printed as "A praier for men to say entring into battaile".
2 June 1545 The Queen's Prayers
, or Prayers or Meditations
, the first printed book to bear KP's name, appeared in print, according to a modern edition.