Queen Elizabeth A Unforgettable Queen

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Many people know queen Elizabeth as a famous queen of England but they do not know her real story of being unforgettable queen in England of all time. Actually she was queen of England from 1558 to 1603, during this time she made many great changes for England because she really loved her country. Her steady love for England inspired all her people with unbounded patriotism and they had great respect for her also she had respect for the people. Elizabeth was born at Greenwich Palace on September 7, 1533. She was the daughter of King Henry and Anne Boleyn the second of his six wives. Before Elizabeth reached her third birthday her mother was beheaded on charges of adultery and treason. King Henry paid little attention to her and moved Elizabeth to a house in the country. Elizabeth was provided with excellent tutors and loved learning. One of her tutors wrote,”Her perseverance is equal to that of a man, and her memory long keeps what it quickly picks up. When she writes Greek and Latin, nothing is more beautiful than her handwriting.” So for that reason Elizabeth became one of the most educated women of her time. King Henry finally died in 1547. His son Edward became King of England when he was still a child but he died in 1553 from an unknown illness. He named Lady Jane Grey his successor, but she only ruled for nine days before being overthrown and beheaded by the rightful heir, Mary Tudor. During "Bloody" Mary 's short and unhappy rule, Elizabeth was once sent
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