Mary I

Mary I
biographical name 1516-1558 Mary Tudor; Bloody Mary queen of England (1553-58)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Mary I — or Maria I may refer to: Maria, Queen of Sicily (1363–1401) Mary, Queen of Hungary (1371–1395) Mary I of England (1516–1558), often called Bloody Mary Mary, Queen of Scots (1542–1587) Mary I of Portugal (1734–1816) Maria Theresa of Bohemia… …   Wikipedia

  • Mary I — Mary I, Queen also Mary Tudor (1516 1558) the queen of England from 1553 until her death. She was the daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon, and she married the king of Spain, Philip II. Mary tried to make England return to the Catholic… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mary I — ( Bloody Mary ) 1516 58, queen of England 1553 58 (wife of Philip II of Spain; daughter of Henry VIII). Also called Mary Tudor. * * * or Mary Tudor born Feb. 18, 1516, Greenwich, near London, Eng. died Nov. 17, 1558, London Queen of England… …   Universalium

  • MARY I — (1516 1558) Mary I was queen regnant of England (1553 58). Her reign sought to undo Protestant influences in both church and society. Born on 18 February 1516, Mary was the only surviving child of Henry VIII* and Catherine of Aragon. Educated… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

  • Mary I — noun daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558; she was the wife of Philip II of Spain and when she restored Roman Catholicism to England many Protestants were burned at the stake as heretics (1516… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mary I — (1516–58)    Queen.    Mary was the daughter of Henry VIII of England by Catherine of Aragon. She was thus a grand daughter of ferdinand and isabella of Spain. After her father divorced her mother, she was declared illegitimate, but in 1544 she… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Mary I — /ˈmɛəri/ (say mairree) noun ( Bloody Mary ), 1516–58, queen of England 1553–58, and wife of Philip II of Spain; the epithet Bloody arose from the executions of Protestants during her reign which saw the restoration of Roman Catholicism in England …   Australian English dictionary

  • MARY I —    queen of England, was born at Greenwich, daughter of Henry VIII. and Catharine of Aragon; at first the king s favourite, on her mother s divorce she was treated with aversion; during her brother Edward VI. s reign she lived in retirement,… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Mary I of England — Mary I Queen Mary by Hans Eworth Queen of England and Ireland (more...) Reign …   Wikipedia

  • Mary I. Yu — Judge of the King County Superior Court Incumbent Assumed office 2000 Appointed by Gary Locke Preceded by Janice Niemi …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”