The Tudor line ended with Queen Elizabeth I as the King of Scotland succeeded her as King James I of England.
His conception of the royal power was none the less elevated. 1,801 more words
375 years ago saw the start of the last civil war to be fought on British soil when King Charles I raised his royal standard in Nottingham on 22nd August 1642. 774 more words
Queen Elizabeth ascended to the English throne on the 17th November 1558 and crowned on the 15th January 1559, at Westminster. She was the last Tudor monarch to sit upon the throne, and upon her death on the 24th March 1603, she had died, without an heir. 1,488 more words