Queen Elizabeth I (1558-1603). Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn were her parents. House of Tudor. 1st cousin 13 times removed to Queen Elizabeth II. Reign: 44 yrs, 4 mos, 5 days. Succeeded by her 3rd cousin, James, of Scotland. The movie with Kate Blanchett as Queen Liz I was incredible!
Elizabeth the first. Tudor queen of England and Ireland, nicknamed 'Gloriana' and the 'Virgin Queen' who overcame many challenges and threats at home and from abroad to preside over a perceived 'golden age' in English history.
FAKE: Queen Elizabeth the first's peacock gown. FACT: No, this is just the costume worn by the actress playing Queen Elizabeth in the movie Shakespeare in Love. (If you zoom in on the plaque, you can verify that.)
Queen Elizabeth (1936). Built as a running mate to Queen Mary, the first Queen Elizabeth began her life as a troop ship during WWII. During the war, she carried more than 750,000 troops and sailed over 500,000 miles. Following the war, she commenced her role as transatlantic ocean liner, which lasted until the late 50s when she began sailing between New York and Nassau. Cunard continued to operate Queen Elizabeth until her retirement in 1969.
Queen Elizabeth I - The last monarch of the Tudor Dynasty. Daughter of 2 notorious parents Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth was not the sex that Henry wanted & after he had Liz's mother executed he neglected her for awhile until Jane Seymour, Henry's 3rd wife brought young Liz back to court. Elizabeth survived long enough to reach the throne & rule a long reign.