The Legacy of Queen Elizabeth I
"The Virgin Queen"
Coming to power
The Golden Age
Things to Know about her
- Queen Elizabeth could speak six languages fluently
- She was the only English Queen that never married
- She almost always seen with white makeup because it was fashionable at the time and she used it to cover up the scars she got from smallpox
- She has been seen on television more often than any other monarch
- Her height was estimated between 5 ft 3 in and 5 ft and 4 in.
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