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Mary I of England

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Birthday
18, 1516
Birthplace
London, England
Death Date
Nov 17, 1558 (42)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
18, 1516
Birthplace
London, England
Death Date
Nov 17, 1558 (42)

About

Queen of England who persecuted the Protestants in her country, which earned her the nickname Bloody Mary. She burned over 200 religious dissenters at the stake in the Marian persecutions. 

Before Fame

She was promised to several European leaders in political negotiations, but the plans always fell through.

Trivia

She restored Roman Catholicism in her country.

Family Life

She was the daughter of King Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon.

Associated With

Her younger half-sister Elizabeth I succeeded her as queen and reversed the re-establishment of Roman Catholicism.