Elizabeth

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second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Elizabeth I; was executed on a charge of adultery (1507-1536) Anne Boleyn , Boleyn
Italian pope from 1566 to 1572 who led the reformation of the Roman Catholic Church; he excommunicated Elizabeth I (1504-1572) Antonio Ghislieri , Pius V
English poet and husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning noted for his dramatic monologues (1812-1889) Browning , Robert Browning
Welsh film actor who often co-starred with Elizabeth Taylor (1925-1984) Burton , Richard Burton
eldest son of Elizabeth II and heir to the English throne (born in 1948) Charles , Prince Charles
Englishman and husband of Elizabeth II (born 1921) Duke of Edinburgh , Philip , Prince Philip
English poet who wrote an allegorical romance celebrating Elizabeth I in the Spenserian stanza (1552-1599) Edmund Spenser , Spenser
third son of Elizabeth II (born in 1964) Edward , Edward Antony Richard Louis , Prince Edward
person who lived during the reign of Elizabeth I Elizabethan
period in British history during the reign of Elizabeth I in the 16th century; an age marked by literary achievement and domestic prosperity Elizabethan age
Scottish statesman and brother of Elizabeth and John Haldane (1856-1928) First Viscount Haldane of Cloan , Haldane , Richard Burdon Haldane , Richard Haldane
Scottish physiologist and brother of Richard Haldane and Elizabeth Haldane; noted for research into industrial diseases (1860-1936) Haldane , John Haldane , John Scott Haldane
channel in southeastern Virginia through which the Elizabeth River and the James River flow into Chesapeake Bay Hampton Roads
English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603) House of Tudor , Tudor
first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-16 James , James I , King James , King James I
queen of Scotland from 1542 to 1567; as a Catholic she was forced to abdicate in favor of her son and fled to England where she was imprisoned by Elizabeth I; when Catholic supporters plotted to put her on the English throne she was tried and executed for Mary Queen of Scots , Mary Stuart
port city located in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay; headquarters of the Atlantic fleet of the United States Navy Norfolk
port city in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River opposite Norfolk; naval base; shipyards Portsmouth
member of a group of English Protestants who in the 16th and 17th centuries thought that the Protestant Reformation under Elizabeth was incomplete and advocated the simplification and regulation of forms of worship Puritan
English courtier (a favorite of Elizabeth I) who tried to colonize Virginia; introduced potatoes and tobacco to England (1552-1618) Ralegh , Raleigh , Sir Walter Ralegh , Sir Walter Raleigh , Walter Ralegh , Walter Raleigh
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