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Queen Elizabeth

WHEREAS it hath pleased Almighty God to call to His Mercy our late Sovereign Lord King George the Sixth of Blessed and Glorious memory, by whose Decease the Crown is solely and rightfully come to the High and Mighty Princess Elizabeth Alexandra Mary: WE, therefore, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of this Realm, being here […]

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#OnThisDay 1601: Elizabeth First ‘Golden’ Speech Report: Portrait of Elizabeth I made in approximately 1588 to commemorate the defeat of the Spanish Armada #AceHistoryDesk report

#AceHistoryReport – Dec.01: Highly intelligent, maddening and enchanting, she staged a brilliantly successful one-woman show in which, spectacularly costumed and blazingly bejewelled, she created a starry image for herself as Gloriana, Spenser’s faerie queen, as the ‘chaste and fair’ Diana, virgin huntress and goddess of the moon, as Astraea, the personification of justice or ‘Albion’s […]