History Elizabeth I


Elizabeth I as a child

Elizabeth I 

  • Her mum is: Anne Boleyn
  • Her Dad: Henry VIII
  • Age two her mother was executed
  • she was very clever and by 16 she knew 5 languages
  • at 13 years old her father died
  • Edward became king, then Mary and then Elizabeth
  • Aged 25 she became queen 
  • She was protestant but allowed Catholics to pray in secret
  • never married
  • never had children 
  • Lots of plots were made against her. One was the Spanish Armada
  • King Phillip II of Spain sent Armada to invade England but failed
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