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  • Elizabeth I

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    Queen Elizabeth I conquered and proved herself to be the most brilliant, intelligent, independent, and powerful queen in history. Despite the many trials and tribulations she had to endure, along with the accusations that she was not fit to rule, especially without a king. The queen overcame them. Because of those problems, she stands out as the most remembered, powerful, conquering queen that has ruled in history and did not need a king by her side to do so. Queen Elizabeth would rule and overcome

  • Elizabeth I

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    Elizabeth I King Henry VIII changed history in order to marry Anne Boleyn, hoping she could give him a son to be his heir. He already had a daughter, Mary, by his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, a princess of Spain, whom he divorced. The Pope would not allow the divorce, so Henry declared himself the Head of the Church of England, and disallowed any power the Pope might hold on English religion. On September 7, 1533 in Greenwich Palace, Anne had a daughter, who was named Elizabeth. A few years

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    Elizabeth I Elizabeth I brought much prosperity and mystery to the throne of England. She had situations that she had to conquer and still keep in mind what was best for the people of England. Elizabeth became the Queen of England after her step-sister Mary passed away in 1558. Her sister also known as "Bloody Mary" left England in a terrible state. She was in the process of bringing England back to Catholism, meanwhile she burned nearly three hundred protestants for not becoming

  • Elizabeth I

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    Elizabeth I Anne Boleyn gave birth to Elizabeth I on September 7, 1533. Elizabeth's father, Henry VIII, had Anne executed before Elizabeth reached the age of three. Some believe that he had this done because Anne did not produce a male heir to the throne (Weir 12-13). After the death of Elizabeth's stepsister, Mary, Elizabeth won the claim to the throne. When Elizabeth came to power, many problems plagued her island country. During Elizabeth's reign, many problems arose, but using her intellectual

  • Elizabeth I

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    The long, lasting conflict between Queen Elizabeth and Mary Queen of Scots was the fight over the throne. Elizabeth and Mary we second cousins and Mary thought she deserve the crown. The conflict between Elizabeth and Mary ended up leading to Mary’s death. Elizabeth I, “queen of England and Ireland, was the most famous of English Monarchs and one of the most successful women rulers in history.” (Row, 243). “She was not only concerned with politics, diplomacy, and the religious struggle against the

  • Queen Elizabeth I: A Biography Of Queen Elizabeth I

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    History 10 May 2014 Queen Elizabeth I “I know I have the body of a weak, feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king-and a king of England too,” (“Elizabeth I” BBC). These were the words that came out of Queen Elizabeth’s mouth. She was the ruler of England from 1559 until her death in 1603. She was the daughter of King Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn. She was born on September 7, 1533 at the Greenwich Palace, London. (“Queen Elizabeth I” Royal). Elizabeth is best known for the

  • Queen Elizabeth I

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    Queen Elizabeth I Elizabeth I was born on September 7, 1533 at Greenwich Palace near London. Her father was England's King Henry VIII; her mother was the king's second wife, Anne Boleyn. Elizabeth had an older half-sister, Mary, who was the daughter of the king's first wife, Catherine of Aragon. King Henry had moved heaven and earth to marry Anne Boleyn. He had parted from the Catholic church, established the Church of England, and annulled his twenty-four year marriage to Queen Catherine

  • Queen Elizabeth I

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    Queen Elizabeth I Narrative: I choose this topic because there was a lot of information on this topic. I expected to learn about her family. I thought I would learn about the history of England and what part Elizabeth played in the reformation. This is were I got my information from: I.) Internet, The main search engine that I used for this project was at “www.yahoo.com” I found a lot of sites about Elizabeth, Anne, and also about Henry. Henry was the hardest person to find research on.

  • Queen Elizabeth I

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    be King. Who was this interesting and bold person? Queen Elizabeth I. Brave and intelligent, Queen Elizabeth I achieved many important thing when she was Queen and England would never be the way it is now if it wasn't for her. Queen Elizabeth I was born on September 7, 1533. Her father was Henry VIII and her mother was Anne Boleyn ("Elizabeth I, Queen of England" par 1). Elizabeth's birthplace was at Greenwhich Palace, England ("Elizabeth I Biography" par 2). When she was born her father did not

  • Queen Elizabeth I

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    countries in the known world. Elizabeth was born in the Greenwich Palace on September 7, 1533 to Anne Boleyn and King Henry VIII of England. (Stated on page 1 of Crompton, Samuel Willard. Queen Elizabeth and England's Golden Age. Chelsea House, 2005. Print.) She was born into the dynasty of the Tudors, a cantankerous royal family. Elizabeth had a cruel and unseemly childhood. Her mother, the second wife of King Henry was found guilty of treason and beheaded, when Elizabeth was three years old. (Stated