Elizabeth I, 1558 to 1603
The Virgin Queen
|BORN:||7 September 1533, Greenwich Palace, London.|
|PARENTS:||Henry VIII (1491 - 1547),
Anne Boleyn (1500 - 36).
|ACCEDED:||17 November 1558|
|CROWNED:||15 January 1559, Westminster Abbey.|
|DIED:||24 March 1603,
Richmond Palace, Surrey.
Mary, Queen of Scots
James VI (Stuart - later James I of England)
Archbishops of Canterbury:
William Shakespeare (playwrite)
John Dowland (composer)
Orlando Gibbons (composer)
|Mary, Queen of Scots, taken prisoner, 1568.
Mary, Queen of Scots, executed, 8 February 1587.
Victory over the Spanish Armada,
29 July - 8 August 1588.