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Day 4 - The Coronation Chair in Westminster Abbey, London, England at a time when the Stone of Destiny was still in situ. The Stone of Scone is now on Display in Edinburgh Castle , Edinburgh, Scotland. Tudor History, British History, Uk History, Asian History, History Facts, Elisabeth I, Renaissance, Tudor Dynasty, Queen Elizabeth

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Mary Tudor, Queen of England, "Bloody Mary," daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon. Half sister of Elizabeth I. Dinastia Tudor, Mary Tudor, Mary I Of England, Queen Of England, Elizabeth I, Tudor History, British History, Asian History, Ancient History

Mary Tudor, Queen of England

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Sybille of Cleves Born: c. Sybille of Cleves by Lucas Cranach Schlossmuseum, Weimar. Older sister of Ann of Cleves, wife of Henry VIII. Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Fashion, 1500s Fashion, Tudor Fashion, Renaissance Paintings, German Fashion, Italian Renaissance

ANNE OF CLEVES (1515-1557), Queen of England, fourth wife of Henry VIII, King of England, daughter of John, Duke of Cleves, and Mary, was born on the 22nd of September 1515. Her father was the leader of the German Protestants, and the princess, after the death of Jane Seymour, was regarded by Cromwell as a suitable wife for Henry VIII.

James I of Britain, son of Mary, Queen of Scots, grandson of Margaret Tudor, succeeded Elizabeth I since she had no children. Uk History, Tudor History, European History, British History, Asian History, History Facts, Ancient History, Mary Queen Of Scots, Queen Mary

James I of Britain, son of Mary, Queen of Scots, grandson of Margaret Tudor

Portrait of James VI 1595 Adrian Vanson

Portrait of Anne Boleyn from Hever Castle. was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of King Henry VIII Anne Boleyn, Anne Of Cleves, Mary Boleyn, Los Tudor, Tudor Era, Renaissance, Tudor History, British History, Asian History

Portrait of Anne Boleyn from Hever Castle

Posthumous portrait of Anne Boleyn housed at Hever Castle. This portrait is frequently (and incorrectly) stated to be Hans Holbein the Younger although it dates to a much later date. It is very likely that Anne did sit for Holbein during her time as queen although any portrait that was made has not survived. There are two Holbein drawings that have been argued to be of her, although there is no consensus amongst historians on whether either depicts Anne. This is a rather romantic image…

Portrait of Lady Arabella Stuart, claimant to the throne of England through her great-grandmother, Margaret Tudor, sister of Henry VIII. By Marcus Gheeraerts the younger, painted between She was raised in the household of her grandmother Bess of Hardwick. Renaissance Mode, Renaissance Fashion, 1500s Fashion, 16th Century Fashion, 17th Century, Tudor History, British History, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing

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Portrait of Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk, wearing the Order of the Garter (c. Date circa 1530 He looks nothing like the "Charles Brandon" I know! Charles Brandon, Dinastia Tudor, Los Tudor, Mary Tudor, Tudor House, Tudor History, European History, British History, Asian History

Portrait of Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, wearing the Order of the Garter (c. 1484-1545) Date circa 1530

Elizabeth I – – English queen and daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. She was the last Tudor queen, and her reign included the contributions of William Shakespeare and Francis Drake. Anne Boleyn, Marie Tudor, Dinastia Tudor, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Jewelry, Renaissance Fashion, Tudor History, British History, Renaissance

Elizabeth I was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", 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.

Prince Harry embracing his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II at the Peter Philips & Autumn Kelly wedding on may 2008 Prince Harry Of Wales, Prince William And Harry, Prince Harry And Megan, Diana Spencer, Prince Charles, Prince Phillip, Prince Henry, Lady Diana, Eugenie Of York

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Yes, the British Royal Family turned out yesterday in their dwindling droves to see the Queens eldest grandchild, Peter Phillips, marry - ummm - a Canadian girl!! Here are highlights from the dazzling day, and all sponsored by that great favourite of WAGS, Pete & Katie and every other tight f...

Philippa-of-Hainault. Queen consort to: Edward III of England ruled Married: January 1328 Coronation: March Had 13 children including Edward, Prince of Wales, known as The Black Prince; five died in infancy. European History, Women In History, British History, Family History, Black History, Lancaster, Philippa Of Hainault, John Of Gaunt, Renaissance

Who Were the Plantagenet Queens of England?

Introducing the Plantagenet queens consort, wives of the English kings from Henry II to Richard II. These women come from many different backgrounds.