Mary I of England

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Mary I Tudor, Queen of England and Ireland

Spanish: María l Tudor, Reina de Inglaterra e Irlanda
Also Known As: "Bloody Mary"
Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, London, England
Death: Died in London, England
Place of Burial: Westminister Abbey, Westminister, London, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry VIII, King of England; Catherine of Aragon, Queen consort of England and Catherine Of Aragon, Queen Consort Of England
Wife of Philip II "the Prudent", King of Spain & Portugal
Sister of unnamed infant Tudor; infant Henry, Duke of Cornwall, (first); Henry Tudor, Duke Of Cornwall; infant Henry, Duke of Cornwall (second) and unnamed infant Tudor
Half sister of Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset; Elizabeth I of England; Henry Tudor, Prince; Stillborn son Tudor, Prince and Edward VI of England

Occupation: Queen of England and Ireland, Queen of England
Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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About Mary I of England

Mary I (18 February 1516 – 17 November 1558) was Queen of England and Ireland from July 1553 until her death. She was the eldest daughter of Henry VIII and only surviving child of Catherine of Aragon. As the fourth crowned monarch of the Tudor dynasty, she is remembered for restoring England to Roman Catholicism after succeeding her short-lived Protestant half brother, Edward VI. In the process, she had almost 300 religious dissenters burned at the stake in the Marian Persecutions, earning her the sobriquet of "Bloody Mary". Her re-establishment of Roman Catholicism was reversed by her successor and half-sister, Elizabeth I.


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Mary I of England's Timeline

February 10, 1516
Grey Friars, Greenwich, Kent, England
February 18, 1516
Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, London, England
February 21, 1516
friars' church near Palace at Greenwich
August 1526
Age 10
Ludlow, Shropshire, England
October 1, 1553
Age 37