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Before 1572 Annabel Stewart -1571 died

Before 1572 John Manners 4th Earl Rutland 1559-1588 (12) and Elizabeth Charlton Countess Rutland were married

Before 1572 Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk 1561-1626 (10) and Mary Dacre Baroness Audley Waldon 1563-1578 (8) were married . Mary Dacre Baroness Audley Waldon 1563-1578 (8) by marriage Baroness Audley Waldon in Essex . She died six years later three months short of her fifteenth birthday.

Before 1572 Thomas Paget 3rd Baron Paget Beaudasert 1544-1590 (27) and Nazareth Newton Baroness Paget Beaudasert were married . Nazareth Newton Baroness Paget Beaudasert by marriage Baroness Paget Beaudasert .

In 1572 Anthony Browne 1552-1592 (19) and Mary Dormer 1555-1637 (17) were married

In 1572 Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos -1573 was appointed 358th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1572 Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos 1548-1594 (24) was elected as MP Gloucestershire .

In 1572 Frances Willoughby 1572-1665 was born to Francis Willoughby 1546-1596 (26) and Elizabeth Littleton

Around 1572 Richard Bulkeley -1572 died .

In 1572 William Cavendish 1535-1572 (37) died at Grimston Hall, Grimston, Norfolk .

In 1572 Henry Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1540-1587 (31) was created 1st Baron Cheyne (2C 1572) . Jane Wentworth Baroness Cheyne by marriage Baroness Cheyne (2C 1572) .

In 1572 Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585 (60) was created 1st Earl Lincoln (8C 1572) . Elizabeth "The Fair Geraldine" Fitzgerald Countess Lincoln 1527-1590 (45) by marriage Countess Lincoln (8C 1572) .

In 1572 Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton 1544-1589 (27) was created 1st Baron Compton of Compton in Warwickshire

In 1572 William Craven 1572- was born to Henry Craven 1543-1603 (29)

In 1572 Arthur Bassett 1541-1586 (31) was elected MP Devon .

In 1572 George Fane -1572 died

In 1572 Thomas Fitzherbert 1552-1640 (20) was imprisoned for his Catholicism

Around 1572 Thomas Gresham 1547-1630 (25) educated at St Alban Hall, Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Around 1572 Charles Wilmot 1st Viscount Wilmot 1572-1644 was born to Edward Wilmot of Culham

In 1572 Anne Hastings 1529-1572 (43) died .

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

Around 1572 Nicholas Hyde 1572-1631 was born to Lawrence Hyde 1521-1590 (51) and Anne Sibell

In 1572 William Knollys 1st Earl Banbury 1544-1632 (28) was elected as MP Tregony .

In 1572 Robert Knollys 1548-1619 (24) was elected as MP Reading

In 1572 Henry Knollys -1583 was elected as MP Christchurch

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

Around 1572 Henry Mordaunt 1531-1572 (41) died at Thunderley, Essex . His grandson Robert Mordaunt 2nd Baronet Massingham Parva -1638 succeeded as 2nd Baronet Massingham Parva .

In 1572 Estrange Mordaunt 1st Baronet Massingham Parva 1572-1627 was born to Henry Mordaunt 1531-1572 (41) and Anne Poley

Around 1572 Ralph Eure 3rd Baron Eure 1558-1617 (13) educated at St John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

In 1572 William Paget 4th Baron Paget Beaudasert 1572-1629 was born to Thomas Paget 3rd Baron Paget Beaudasert 1544-1590 (28) and Nazareth Newton Baroness Paget Beaudasert

In 1572 Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 (26) was elected as MP Nottinghamshire

In 1572 Henry Russell 1551-1572 (21) died .

In 1572 Philip Sidney 1554-1586 (17) was elected as MP Shrewsbury

In 1572 Edward Stafford 4th Baron Stafford 1572-1625 was born to Edward Stafford 3rd Baron Stafford 1535-1603 (36) and Mary Stanley Baroness Stafford -1609

Around 1572 Roger Stafford 6th Baron Stafford 1572-1640 was born to Richard Stafford 1539-1571 and Mary Corbet 1541-1632 (31)

In 1572 Ferdinando Stanley 5th Earl Derby 1559-1594 (13) was educated at Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In or before 1572 Thomas Stanley 1572- was born illegitimately to Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (62)

In 1572 George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford 1528-1590 (44) was appointed as Earl Marshal

Around 1572 Elizabeth Vernon Countess Southampton 1572-1655 was born to John Vernon 1546-1592 (26) at Hodnet, Shropshire

In 1572 John Wyndham 1516-1572 (56) died at Saint Decumans, Watchet, Somerset

Around 1572 William Courtenay 3rd Earl Devon 1553-1630 (19) and Elizabeth Manners 1553-1590 (19) were married .

Around 1572 Grace Devereux 1572- was born to Edward Devereux 1st Baronet Devereux 1544-1622 (28) and Catherine Arden Baronetess Devereux

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) became portrait painter to Elizabeth I (38) .

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

In 1576 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (29) , whilst in France , painted a portrait of Francis Bacon 1st Viscount St Alban 1561-1626 (14) who was attached to the English Embassy at the time.

In 1591 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (44) painted a portrait of Francis Drake 1540-1596 (51) .

In 1591 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (44) painted a portrait of Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (37) .

In 1591 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (44) painted a portrait of Francis Drake 1540-1596 (51) .

Around 1600 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (53) painted the portrait of James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625.

In 1572 William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-1598 (51) was appointed 356th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1572 William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-1598 (51) was appointed as Lord High Treasurer

In 1572 Anne Bacon 1572-1624 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1st Baronet Bacon 1540-1624 (32) and Anne Butts 1548-1616 (24) .

In 1572 Antoinette Valois 1572-1618 was born to Léonor Valois I Duke Longueville 1540-1573 (32) and Marie Bourbon 1539-1601 (33) .

Around 1572 Thomas Caryll of Bentons, Shipley, West Sussex 1572-1617 was born in Bentons, Shipley, West Sussex, Sussex

In 1572 Lucy Danvers 1572-1621 was born to John Danvers 1540-1594 (32) and Elizabeth Neville 1550-1630 (22)

Around 1572 Ann Jerningham 1572-1637 was born to Henry Jerningham of Cotesby Hall 1533-1619 (39) and Eleanor Dacre 1533-

In 1572 Francis Montmorency 1530-1579 (41) was appointed 354th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1572 Tristram Tyrwhitt 1530-1590 (42) was elected as MP Derby .

In 1572 Henry Wallop 1540-1599 (32) was elected as MP Southampton

In 1572 Thomas Wharton 2nd Baron Wharton 1520-1572 (52) died at Canon Row, Westminster . His son Philip Wharton 3rd Baron Wharton 1555-1625 (17) succeeded as 3rd Baron Wharton . Frances Clifford Baroness Wharton -1592 by marriage Baroness Wharton .

Around 1572 Cordelia Alington 1572-1612 was born to Richard Alington 1535-1571 in Sudbury, Suffolk .

In 1572 Robert Bell Chief Baron of the Exchequer -1577 was appointed Speaker of the House of Commons .

In 1572 John Brocket 1513-1558 was elected MP Hertfordshire .

In 1572 Henry Brouncker Lord President Munster 1550-1607 (22) was elected MP Westbury .

In 1572 Richard Drake 1535-1603 (37) was elected MP Morpeth

Around 1577 George Gower 1540-1596 (37) . Portrait of Richard Drake 1535-1603 (42) .
The heraldic escutcheon shows seven quarters as follows:
1: . Drake of Ash in the parish of Musbury, Devon
2: Argent, on a chief gules three cinquefoils of the first; Billet of Ash
3: Gules, on a fess argent two mullets sable ; Hamton of Rockbere and Ash
4: Ermine, on a chief indented sable three crosslets fitchee or; Orwey of Orwey and Ash
5: Barry of seven argent and sable
6: Azure, six lioncels rampant argent crowned gules, 3, 2, 1; Forde of Forde
7: Argent, two chevrons sable (Esse/Ash of Ash);Esse/Ash of Ash

In 1572 Richard Drake 1535-1603 (37) was elected MP Castle Rising

Around 1577 George Gower 1540-1596 (37) . Portrait of Richard Drake 1535-1603 (42) .
The heraldic escutcheon shows seven quarters as follows:
1: . Drake of Ash in the parish of Musbury, Devon
2: Argent, on a chief gules three cinquefoils of the first; Billet of Ash
3: Gules, on a fess argent two mullets sable ; Hamton of Rockbere and Ash
4: Ermine, on a chief indented sable three crosslets fitchee or; Orwey of Orwey and Ash
5: Barry of seven argent and sable
6: Azure, six lioncels rampant argent crowned gules, 3, 2, 1; Forde of Forde
7: Argent, two chevrons sable (Esse/Ash of Ash);Esse/Ash of Ash

In 1572 John Griffith -1609 was elected as MP Caernarfon

In 1572 Owen Hopton 1519-1595 (53) was elected as MP Middlesex

In 1572 Sara Jeffrey 1572-1637 was born .

In 1572 Thomas Moryson -1592 was elected MP Grimsby .

In 1572 Magdelane Purefoy Countess Kent 1572-1653 was born to William Purefoy 1527-1615 (45)

In 1572 Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (18) educated at Oriel College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1591 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (44) painted a portrait of Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (37) .

In 1598 William Segar 1554-1663 . Portrait of Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (44) .

In 1585 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (31) .

In 1588 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Walter Raleigh 1554-1618 (34) .

In 1572 Henry Woodhouse 1545-1624 (27) was elected MP Norfolk .

Around 1572 Alexander Temple 1572-1629 was born to John Temple 1542-1603 (30) .

In 1572 Dorothy Belasyse Baroness Darcy Knayth, Baroness Darcy Meinhill, Baroness Conyers 1572-1653 was born to Henry Belasyse 1st Baronet 1555-1624 (16)

In 1572 William Killigrew 1555-1622 (17) was elected as MP Helston .

In 1572 Henry Norreys 1st Baron Norreys Rycote 1525-1601 (47) visited by Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (38) at Rycote, Oxfordshire

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38) .
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

In 1572 Thomas The Red Pepys 1572-1615 was born to John Pepys -1589 .

In 1572 William Petre 1505-1572 (67) died

In 1572 Richard Verney 14th Baron Latimer, 6th Baron Willoughby Broke 1563-1630 (9) was appointed as High Sheriff Warwickshire

In 1572 Richard Verney 14th Baron Latimer, 6th Baron Willoughby Broke 1563-1630 (9) was appointed as High Sheriff Warwickshire

In 1572 Richard Burke 4th Earl Clanricarde 1572-1635 was born to Ulrick Burke 3rd Earl Clanricarde -1601 .

After 1572 Arthur Grey 14th Baron Grey Wilton 1536-1593 (36) and Jane Sibella Morrison Baroness Grey Wilton were married (he was her third-cousin)

Feb 1572

12 Feb 1572

On 12 Feb 1572 Mary Gainsford 1499-1572 (73) died

15 Feb 1572

21 Feb 1572

On 21 Feb 1572 Bridget Manners 1572-1604 was born to John Manners 4th Earl Rutland 1559-1588 (13) and Elizabeth Charlton Countess Rutland

27 Feb 1572

Around 27 Feb 1572 Giles Eyre 1572-1655 was born to Thomas Eyre 1549-1628 (23)

On 27 Feb 1572 Francis Lorraine II Duke Lorraine 1572-1632 was born to Charles "The Great" Lorraine III Duke Lorraine 1543-1608 (29) and Claude Valois-Angoulême Duchess Lorraine 1547-1575 (24) .

28 Feb 1572

On 28 Feb 1572 Catherine Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Poland 1533-1572 (38) died

Jul 1572

01 Jul 1572

On 01 Jul 1572 William Dodington 1572-1638 was born

06 Jul 1572

On 06 Jul 1572 Richard Weston 1510-1572 (62) died

07 Jul 1572

On 07 Jul 1572 Sigismund II King Poland 1520-1572 (51) died

20 Jul 1572

On 20 Jul 1572 Frederick II King Denmark 1534-1588 (38) and Sophie Mecklenburg-Schwerin Queen Consort Denmark 1557-1631 (14) were married . Sophie Mecklenburg-Schwerin Queen Consort Denmark 1557-1631 (14) by marriage Queen Consort Denmark .

Aug 1572

18 Aug 1572

On 18 Aug 1572 Henry IV King France 1553-1610 (18) and Margaret Valois-Angoulême Queen Consort France 1553-1615 (19) were married (he was her second-cousin). Margaret Valois-Angoulême Queen Consort France 1553-1615 (19) by marriage Queen Consort France .

28 Aug 1572

Before 28 Aug 1572 Oliver St John 1st Baron St John Bletso 1522-1582 (50) and Elizabeth Chamber Baroness St John Bletso -1602 were married . Elizabeth Chamber Baroness St John Bletso -1602 by marriage Baroness St John Bletso (1C 1559) .

On 28 Aug 1572 Agnes Fisher Baroness St John Bletso 1526-1572 (46) died

Sep 1572

06 Sep 1572

On 06 Sep 1572 Henry Jerningham 1510-1572 (62) died

On 06 Sep 1572 John Fleming 5th Lord Fleming 1529-1572 (43) died at Boghall Castle, Biggar having been accidently shot in the knee two months previously by a French soldier at Edinburgh Castle.

07 Sep 1572

On 07 Sep 1572 Henry Jerningham of Cotesby Hall 1512-1572 (60) died

18 Sep 1572

On 18 Sep 1572 Giles Alington 1572-1638 was born to Giles Alington 1540-1573 (32) .

19 Sep 1572

On 19 Sep 1572 Barbara Habsburg-Spain Duchess Ferrara 1539-1572 (33) died

25 Sep 1572

On 25 Sep 1572 William "Younger" Douglas 7th Lord Drumlanrig -1572 died . His son James Douglas 8th Lord Drumlanrig -1616 succeeded as 8th Lord Drumlanrig .

Nov 1572

08 Nov 1572

On 08 Nov 1572 John Sigismund Hohenzollern 1572-1619 was born to Joachim Frderick Hohenzollern 1546-1608 (26)

23 Nov 1572

On 23 Nov 1572 John Packer Clerk to the Privy Seal 1572-1649 was born .