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All royals family tree - family tree showing everybody on the throne of England from William the Conqueror to our present Queen Elizabeth II

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Elizabeth 1 Engeland (1533-1603)

Elizabeth I of England. I don't know why, but I've had an obsession with the Tudors since I was 11. 10 years later and my obsession endures.

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I love this. It's not the usual 'girl power' bullshit. Elizabeth I defeated the Spanish Armada. Not girl power...power.

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The Website of King Henry VIII - Ask Henry. Questions 200 - 399
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Elizabethan Propaganda Part 1

A Serpent is embroidered on Elizabeth’s sleeve in the Rainbow Portrait, with a heart-shaped ruby in its mouth. The serpent is thought to represent wisdom and the ruby Elizabeth’s heart, implying that the Queen’s wisdom controls her emotions. Tattoo idea for sure!

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The1820 Coronation Diamond Diadem George IV worn by Queen Elizabeth in 1953

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George Gower, The Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I, c. 1588. Private collection, Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire, UK. Made to commemorate the defeat of the Spanish armada in August, 1588, it shows the queen as Empress of the world and commander of the seas. (There is a cut-down copy in the National Portrait Gallery, London)

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hrhduchesskate: Christmas Service, St Mark's, Englefield, December 25, 2016-Prince George and Princess Charlotte

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