Queen Elizabeth I, the second daughter of King Henry VIII, was born in 1533 and died in 1603. Henry VIII was disappointed when Anne Boleyn birthed a daughter instead of a son to be heir to his throne. However, Queen Elizabeth I would later be considered the greatest English ruler in history. Art, music, and literature flourished under her reign.
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Queen Elizabeth I was born in 1533 and died in 1603. 00:06
Henry VIII was disappointed when Anne Boleyn birthed a daughter, though it would turn out to be Queen Elizabeth I. 00:17
Art, literature, and music flourished under the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. 01:19
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