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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 […]