Queen Elizabeth I, daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, was a controversial queen. She was viewed as a heretic by Catholics and as the virtuous, pragmatic Virgin Queen by Protestants. Under her, the break of the English Church from Rome was finalized.

Queen Elizabeth I, daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, was a controversial queen. She was viewed as a heretic by Catholics and as the virtuous, pragmatic Virgin Queen by Protestants. Under her, the break of the English Church from Rome was finalized.

King Henry and Anne Boleyn | tinywaitress: Closeup of King Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn from... - This ...

King Henry and Anne Boleyn | tinywaitress: Closeup of King Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn from... - This ...

Queen Elizabeth I. "And the imperial votaress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free"- Written about Elizabeth by William Shakespeare in A Midsummer's Night Dream.

Queen Elizabeth I. "And the imperial votaress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free"- Written about Elizabeth by William Shakespeare in A Midsummer's Night Dream.

Sept 7,1533 – Elizabeth I of England (d. 1603) | Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England (1533-1603) Oil Painting ...

Sept 7,1533 – Elizabeth I of England (d. 1603) | Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England (1533-1603) Oil Painting ...

Queen Elizabeth I, I find this portrait of her more flattering than her other portraits...

Queen Elizabeth I, I find this portrait of her more flattering than her other portraits...

Princess Elizabeth (1596–1662), Later Queen of Bohemia, aged about 10 years old by Robert Peake the Elder - circa 1606

Princess Elizabeth (1596–1662), Later Queen of Bohemia, aged about 10 years old by Robert Peake the Elder - circa 1606

A miniature portrait of Queen Elizabeth I playing the lute, commissioned by her cousin, Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon. Painted by Nicholas Hilliard c. 1580. The Bridgeman Art Library, London

A miniature portrait of Queen Elizabeth I playing the lute, commissioned by her cousin, Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon. Painted by Nicholas Hilliard c. 1580. The Bridgeman Art Library, London

Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) from 'Gallery of Portraits', published in 1833 (engraving) by English School

Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) from 'Gallery of Portraits', published in 1833 (engraving) by English School

Today, on the anniversary of the execution of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England, Queenanneboleyn.com is delighted to share our recent interview with Alison Weir. Alison’s second novel in her Six...

Today, on the anniversary of the execution of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England, Queenanneboleyn.com is delighted to share our recent interview with Alison Weir. Alison’s second novel in her Six...

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