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Tudor period

1485 - 1603

Monarchs

Henry VII

1485 - 1509

The first Tudor monarch of England.

Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

Famous for beheading two of his six wives.

Edward VI

1547 - 1553

Ruled at the age of nine.

Mary I

1553 - 1558

Her brutal persucution of protestants caused her opponents to give her the nick name "Bloody Mary"

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

Famous for burning Mary Queen of scotts at the stake

Tudor Wars

War of the roses

1455 - 1485

One of the most famous wars

Tudor conquest of Ireland

1543 - 1603

The Spanish Armarda

1588 - 1589

Sir Francis Drake defeated the spanish fleet

Main events

Christopher Columbus

1451 - 1506

He discovered parts of America and is very famous for it.

Leonardo Da Vinci

1452 - 1519

Famous for painting the Mona Lisa

Sir Francis Drake

1563 - 1596

Second man to travel round the world and defeated the Armada

William Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

Wrote a lot of plays including Romeo and Julliet