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Elizabeth I Of England

was Henry Vll who was the King of England from 1509-1547 when he died. The reason why Elizabeth’s succession to the throne was so heatedly contested was because the Catholics did not support her and they didn’t want a Protestant ruler due to the fact that they were all Catholics. Another reason was because her mother was Anne Boleyn and she was executed because of incest and adultery. 2. Why was England in a state of turmoil at the start of the movie? England in the beginning of the movie was...

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Queen Elizabeth I

its centuries of existence, England has had many different rulers sit on its throne. One of the longest and most celebrated reigns in the country’s history is that of Queen Elizabeth I, who ruled from 1558 to 1603. During her time as Queen, Elizabeth possessed many qualities that made her an exceptional monarch, including religious tolerance, support of the arts, and love for her people. Elizabeth I became queen during a period of religious conflict in England. Unlike her sister Mary, who...

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Elizabeth I Dbq

Francesca Ratovich 5.2.13 p.3 Elizabeth I DBQ Elizabeth I is considered a Machiavellian queen; she placed the political unity of England above any other aspect of her kingdom, including religion. Elizabeth I’s reign was influenced politically and religiously, in respect to ideas about gender. Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII, responded authoritatively to any opposition she faced. Considering the fact that a female successor to the throne of England was ascending, there was a tremendous...

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Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth (see Appendix 1) was one of the most remarkable leaders in English history. She was born on September 7, 1533 at Greenwich Palace. Her birth was a “bitter disappointment to her father” (Help Me 1) , King Henry VIII, who was “highly expecting the birth of a son” (Help Me 1). Her mother was executed for treason shortly after her birth.  Elizabeth was a woman of largely expanded horizons. The three aspects bellow demonstrate parts of her personality that emphases her image as a Great...

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Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I six - 1547 - illegitimate - 1533 - Jane Seymour Protestantism - Thomas Seymour - 1558 - 2 and half - imprisoned - Anne Boleyn Elizabeth was born in ___1___ . Her parents were Henry VIII and ___2___. Her mother was beheaded when she was ___3___ years old and she was declared ___4___. Henry's new queen ___5___ was kind to her but she died when Elizabeth was ___6___ years old. After Henry VIII's death in __7____ he was taken in by Henry's sixth and surviving wife, Katherine Parr...

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Queen Elizabeth I: A Feminine Ruler

English IV Honors 29 April 2013 A Feminine Ruler Queen Elizabeth I is argued to be one of the best rulers of England. She was different from many of the rulers before her in many ways. Elizabeth was able to show the world that a woman was more than capable of ruling over a country; she was capable of changing one. Queen Elizabeth was intellectual, witty, and used her feminine beauty to get her way. Using her developed talents, Elizabeth was able to overcome many obstacles in her life, making...

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Queen Elizabeth I Research Paper

Allison Benedetti Dr. Bridges Geography (Smith) Queen Elizabeth I Queen Elizabeth I, also known as “The Virgin Queen,” was one of the most famous monarchs of all time and her reign was called The Golden Age. Born Elizabeth Tudor, September 7, 1533 in Greenwich, England to King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. Her birth was quite a disappointment to the king because he was hoping for a male heir.1 At the time, King Henry VIII was still married to Queen Katherine of Aragon and wanted a divorce from...

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Was Elizabeth I a good Queen?

Queen Elizabeth I reigned for over 45 years (1585 - 1603). She accomplished this feat by making some very important decisions that would change England forever. Many of these decisions created great uproar from the general public; others would leave her with many supporters. Elizabeth's predecessor, Mary I, had married Philip II of Spain before she died. Once Elizabeth came into power Philip asked for her hand in marriage. Philip offered to aid England with their war with France (England was losing...

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Queen Elizabeth I

 Queen Elizabeth I Characteristics or behaviors are traits that make a person who they are. Depending on those traits, the person can place either a positive or negative impact on others. When being placed in a position that regards a sense of authority, it is very very important to own positive and influential characteristics that will help lead a crowd. Although that is the obvious expectation of a leader or ruler, some people fail to meet this standard and take advantage of the ability...

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Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth was born in Greenwich Palace on September 7, 1533. She died on March 24, 1603, of natural causes. Her father was Henry VII. His second wife, Anne Boleyn was Elizabeth's mother. King Henry wanted a son, but received a daughter, instead, from his second wife. Before Elizabeth's third birthday, Henry had her mother beheaded in charges of adultery and treason. Elizabeth was brought up in a separate household at Hatfield (not known). King Henry's third wife gave birth...

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