William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (sometimes spelled Burleigh), (13 September 1521 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, twice Secretary of State (1550–1553 and 1558–1572) and Lord High Treasurer from 1572.   Elizabeth I. gifted him with a nickname. She referred to this most trusted councilor as her 'Spirit'.

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (sometimes spelled Burleigh), (13 September 1521 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, twice Secretary of State (1550–1553 and 1558–1572) and Lord High Treasurer from 1572. Elizabeth I. gifted him with a nickname. She referred to this most trusted councilor as her 'Spirit'.

London Natural History Museum   #Architecture

London Natural History Museum #Architecture

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King Henry VIII, Anglo-Netherlandish artist unknown, c.1520, © National Portrait Gallery, London

King Henry VIII, Anglo-Netherlandish artist unknown, c.1520, © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Portrait d'Henri VIII par Hans Holbein le Jeune en 1542 Portait d'un homme obèse portant une ample tunique rouge avec des motifs dorés

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Résultat de recherche d'images pour "en ma fin est mon commencement mary queen of scots broderie"

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Today in Tudor History...1515 – Thomas Wolsey is invested as a Cardinal

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