November 17th 1558:
On this day in 1558, Queen Elizabeth 1st ascended the throne of England at the age of just 25 where she reigned until 1603 when she was 69. Under Elizabeth’s leadership England became a world power. She defeated the Spanish Armada and also witnessed a golden age of literature featuring works by William Shakespeare, Edmund Spenser and others.
I did a post before on Elizabeth, click here to find out more about this amazing Queen: https://dbbloggerxoxo.wordpress.com/2016/01/15/queen-elizabeth-1st-%F0%9F%8C%B9%E2%9D%A4%EF%B8%8F/
With love, Charlotte x