Elizabeth I

Events

Birth of Princess Elizabeth

7 September 1533

Coronation

15 January 1559

Act of Uniformity

8 May 1559

Treaty of Hampton Court

1562

Smallpox

1563

Arrival of Mary, Queen of Scots

2 May 1568

Northern Rebellion

1569

Excommunication

25 February 1570

Knighting of Francis Drake

1581

Throckmorton Plot

1583

Treaty of Nonsuch

1585

Babington Plot

1586

Execution of Mary of Scots

8 February 1587

The Battle of Gravelines

1588

Golden Speech

1601

Death of Elizabeth I

24 March 1603