Guildford Dudley

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Birthday
12, 1535
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 12, 1554 (19)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1535
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 12, 1554 (19)

About

Royal prince and husband of Lady Jane Grey who engineered her brief succession to the throne in 1553 before they were both executed by Queen Mary for high treason. 

Before Fame

He received a solid education in humanities.

Trivia

His grandfather, Edmund Dudley, also fell victim to the vagaries of the royal court, getting executed after the death of his master King Henry VII.

Family Life

It was said that he etched the name Jane - his wife's - in the walls of the dungeon where he was held.

Associated With

His wife, Lady Jane Grey, was a tragic figure that lived on in the writings of many famous authors, including Mark Twain.

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