Tower of london
Battle of lepanto
Peter Alexeyevich Romanov the Great of Russia
Battle Of Lepanto
The battle of Lepanto was one of the largest galley battles in history. Don Juan of Austria's victory ended Turkish operations in the western Mediterranean and destroyed their fleet as well.
Holy Roman Empire
Holy Roman emperor king of Spain (as Charles I; and archduke of Austria (as Charles I; who inherited a Spanish and Habsburg empire extending across.
Amistad mutiny: (July slave rebellion that took place on the slave ship Amistad near the coast of Cuba and had important political and legal repercussions in the American abolition movement.
Margaret of Valois, (sister of Henri II) painting by François Clouet, c. in the Sabauda Gallery, Turin, Italy.
Great Fire Of London
Samuel Pepys' Diary: A Remarkable Social Insight: Samuel Pepys by John Hayls
Queen Of England
Mary II: Mary II, queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland and wife of King William III. As the daughter of King James II, she made it possible for her Dutch husband to
National Portrait Gallery
Oliver Cromwell: Oliver Cromwell, English soldier and statesman, who led parliamentary forces in the English Civil Wars and was lord protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland
Tower Of London
Guy Fawkes, best-known participant in the Gunpowder Plot to blow up Parliament and James I in its failure is marked in the U. on Guy Fawkes Day.
by Hulton Archive
Tower Of London
Sir Walter Raleigh: English adventurer and writer, a favourite of Queen Elizabeth I, who knighted him in Accused of treason by Elizabeth’s successor, James I, he was imprisoned in the Tower.