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  1. Mary I (18 February 1516 – 17 November 1558), also known as Mary Tudor, and as "Bloody Mary" by her Protestant opponents, was Queen of England and Ireland from July 1553 until her death in 1558. She is best known for her vigorous attempt to reverse the English Reformation , which had begun during the reign of her father, Henry VIII .

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    Mary I of England (1516–1558), aka "Bloody Mary", Queen of England and Ireland; Mary II of England (1662–1694), Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland; Mary of Guelders (c. 1434–1463), daughter of Arnold, Duke of Guelders; Mary of Guise (1515–1560), Queen Consort of James V of Scotland and mother of Mary, Queen of Scots

  3. Aug 14, 2022 · Mary I, also called Mary Tudor, byname Bloody Mary, (born February 18, 1516, Greenwich, near London, England—died November 17, 1558, London), the first queen to rule England (1553–58) in her own right. She was known as Bloody Mary for her persecution of Protestants in a vain attempt to restore Roman Catholicism in England. The daughter of King Henry VIII and the Spanish princess Catherine ...

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    Nov 09, 2009 · England’s first female monarch, Mary I (1516-1558) ruled for just five years. The only surviving child of Henry VIII and his first wife, Catherine of Aragon,

  5. Mar 12, 2020 · The myth of “Bloody Mary” is one mired in misconception. England’s first queen regnant was not a vindictive, violent woman, nor a pathetic, lovestruck wife who would have been better off as ...

  6. James II, also called (1644–85) duke of York and (1660–85) duke of Albany, (born October 14, 1633, London, England—died September 5/6 [September 16/17, New Style], 1701, Saint-Germain, France), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1685 to 1688, and the last Stuart monarch in the direct male line. He was deposed in the Glorious Revolution (1688–89) and replaced by William III and ...

  7. Oct 26, 2021 · Charles II of England Biography (1630–1685) Publish date: Apr 1, 2014. ... To appease the public, Charles arranged for his niece, Mary, to wed the Protestant William of Orange.

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