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Sir Walter Raleigh, one of Elizabeth's favorites. A fascinating man, to say the least.

File:Sir Walter Raleigh oval portrait by Nicholas Hilliard. Sir Walter looks sexy!

Henry Percy - He was most famous for being engaged to Anne Boelyn before she caught the eye of King Henry VIII. The engagement was broken off and Anne eventually married Henry. I love this dreamy very casual (and sexy) portrait.

Miniature of Sir Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland by Nicholas Hilliard, (Fitzwilliam Museum). Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland.some thought schemer.

Elizabeth I

How would Henry VIII and Elizabeth I look in the 21st century?

How historical figures would have looked today: Elizabeth I - A powerful no-nonsense female leader, Elizabeth might have straightened her hair in a powerful yet stylish short cropped style. Known for her love of fashion, she would be more likely to wear

Lady Elizabeth Raleigh, 1565-1647, (Bess Throckmorton) was a Lady of the Privy Chamber to Elizabeth !. She secretly married Sir Walter Raleigh in 1591. Her father was cousin to King Henry VIII's sixth wife Catherine Parr.

Lady Elizabeth Raleigh, (Bess Throckmorton) was a Lady of the Privy Chamber to Elizabeth ! She secretly married Sir Walter Raleigh in Her father was a cousin to King Henry VIII's sixth wife Queen Consort Catherine Parr.

(1585) During the atlantic exploration, Sir Walter Raleigh established a colony which later became the "Lost Colony" in North Carolina.

On this day in 1603 Sir Walter Raleigh was arrested by forces of King James

Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester, was an English nobleman and the favourite and close friend of Elizabeth I from her first year on the throne until his death. She giving him reason to hope, he was a suitor for the Queen's hand for many years.  Born: June 24, 1532, London Died: September 4, 1588, Oxfordshire Spouse: Lettice Knollys (m. 1578–1588), Amy Robsart (m. 1550–1560) Children: Robert Dudley, Robert Dudley, Lord Denbigh

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester He was the favorite and close friend of Queen Elizabeth I. He was also her suitor for many years. Born: 24 June 1532 Died: 4 September 1588 (aged Cornbury, Oxfordshire Buried: Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick

Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester, 24 June 1532 or 1533 – 4 September 1588

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, 24 June 1532 or 1533 – 4 September 1588

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Arthur, Prince of Wales, King Henry VII eldest brother

In 1542, just six days old, Mary ascended to the Scottish throne upon the death of her father, King James V. Her mother sent her to be raised in the French court, and in 1558 she married the French dauphin, who became King Francis II of France in 1559 but died the following year. After Francis' death, Mary returned to Scotland to assume her designated roll as the monarch.

A posthumous portrait of Mary Tudor (daughter of Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon) made sometime in the late sixteenth century by an unknown artist. Housed at the Musee Conde, Chantilly, France.

1575-1578 Elizabeth I attributed to Nicholas Hilliard (Fairhaven Collection, Angelsey Abbey - Cambridge UK)

Elizabeth I attributed to Nicholas Hilliard (Fairhaven Collection, Angelsey Abbey - Cambridge UK)

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Laying his coat down for QEI.

Portrait of Mary I, Queen of England (1516-1558), bust-length, in a jeweled French hood, a gold-embroidered dress with pearls, diamonds and rubies, with a Medici collar and a high neck, with a jeweled choker and pendant

Mary Tudor, Queen of England, "Bloody Mary",daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon; half sister of Queen Elizabeth I.

Anne Boleyn

my favorite Anne Boleyn portrait

A Tudor queen with red hair. Elizabeth I (1533 – 1603) was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 1558 until her death. Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty. The daughter of Henry VIII, she was born a princess, but her mother, Anne Boleyn, was executed two and a half years after her birth, and Elizabeth was declared illegitimate. When all the family intrigue and in-fighting was said and done, she prevailed and became successor to the Crown.

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Tudor queen w/red hair. Elizabeth I was queen of England/ Ireland from 1558 until her death. Elizabeth was the & last monarch of the Tudor dynasty. The daughter of Henry VIII, she was born a princess, but her mother, Anne Boleyn, was execu

Mary Tudor (18 March 1496 – 25 June 1533) was the younger of the two surviving daughters of King Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York, and the younger sister of King Henry VIII of England. She was also queen consort of France through her marriage to Louis XII. The latter was more than 30 years her senior. Following his death, which occurred less than two months after her coronation as his third wife, she married Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk.

Mary Tudor, Henry’s sister, detail from her marriage portrait to Charles Brandon, 1515 - she was considered to be one of the great beauties of Europe in her time and Henry VIII’s favourite sister.

Facebook News Feed History of the World: Protestant Reformation Through Queen Elizabeth I (Page 2) - CollegeHumor Post

Facebook News Feed History of the World: Protestant Reformation Through Queen Elizabeth I

Reformation started over a dude that wanted to bang a hot chick to have a son and get out of hell free cards! maybe this would be the way to teach this history lesson to teens

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