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Definition queen of England and Ireland from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated (1533-1603)
  • The Elizabethan era is in reference to the 45 years that Queen Elizabeth ruled.
Queen Elizabeth = queen of England and Ireland from 1558 to 1603
  • [Enter QUEEN ELIZABETH and the DUCHESS OF YORK.]
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • Queen Elizabeth = queen of England and Ireland from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated (1533-1603)
  • Higher up, there are many lights on in Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
    David Almond  --  Clay
  • Queen Elizabeth = queen of England and Ireland from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated (1533-1603)
  • They parted amicably, and Smith went, of all places, to the East, signing on as trainer for cosmetic queen Elizabeth Arden Graham.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • In 1959, Queen Elizabeth named West a Dame Commander of the British Empire, the female equivalent of an honorary knighthood.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham is known for treating British soldiers wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • In New York, he was taken aboard the Queen Elizabeth to sail for England.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Servants help Marie Antoinette and Sir Walter Raleigh, Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth from their coaches.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • Candide was very pleased with an actress who played Queen Elizabeth in a somewhat insipid tragedy[23] sometimes acted.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • What is odd, the compliment to Queen Elizabeth[547] is in bad rhythm.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • She was being Queen Elizabeth the First of England, and Billy was supposedly Christopher Columbus.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Queen Elizabeth was a success because her navy went out and defeated the Spanish Armadillo.
    Richard Lederer  --  A Brief History of the World
  • And looked helpless like a shinbone, or a tiny speck of black on the Queen Elizabeth roses, or film on the eye of a dead goldfish.
    Toni Morrison  --  Song of Solomon
  • Queen Elizabeth might never be born, Washington might not cross the Delaware, there might never be a United States at all.
    Ray Bradbury  --  A Sound of Thunder
  • Unfortunately for Queen Elizabeth, there was lead in her face paint, which may have caused lead poisoning, affecting her brain.
    Meg Cabot  --  Queen of Babble
  • "Why certainly, Ben," said Harry Tugman impatiently, "that's the idea, but Queen Elizabeth was behind it.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • Let's imagine for the moment that you're taking a world cruise, on the Queen Elizabeth 2, say.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • If Queen Elizabeth's crew of thugs come chasing after, we hid whoever needed hiding in snug little spots like this—priest holes."
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
  • It's funny but last year the Sex Pistols ended up doing the same thing with a photograph of Queen Elizabeth on the cover of their God Save the Queen single.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • Every question is discussed with moderation, and an acuteness and minuteness equal to that of Queen Elizabeth's privy council.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams

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