1 de dic. de 2023 · It was built by Sir William Cecil from 1555–87 and is considered one of the most magnificent houses of the Elizabethan Age. Cecil, later Lord Burghley, was lord treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I and one of her key advisers.
28 de nov. de 2023 · At the age of 36, Francis came to the attention of Elizabeth's first minister, William Cecil, who offered him a position at Court. He took charge of the small network of secret agents Cecil had established and so started 22 years of loyal, unswerving service to the Queen.
1 de dic. de 2023 · 1363. Christopher Mundt to Sir William Cecil. 1569, Oct. 4. Since his coming home has heard a bruit, both here and abroad, forged by the Papists, who desire and wish such news, that [here follows a line in cipher].
29 de nov. de 2023 · While regarded in her own age as a stunner, Cecil's steepening hairline and slim lips – as initially captured in 1634 by the prominent English portraitist Cornelius Johnson when she was 31 years...
28 de nov. de 2023 · Restoration of a 17th century portrait of Diana Cecil, great-granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth I’s chief advisor William Cecil, has revealed her original thin upper lip and high forehead, removing the overpaint that had artificially plumped her pucker and lowered her hairline.
Hace 4 días · His mother's sister was married to William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, making Burghley Bacon's uncle. Biographers believe that Bacon was educated at home in his early years owing to poor health, which would plague him throughout his life. He received tuition from John Walsall, a graduate of Oxford with a strong leaning toward Puritanism.
30 de nov. de 2023 · Citation: 'Cecil Papers: 1563', in Calendar of the Cecil Papers in Hatfield House: Volume 1, 1306-1571 (London, 1883), pp. 272-288. British History Online http://www.british-history.ac.uk/cal-cecil-papers/vol1/pp272-288 [accessed 30 November 2023]. Keyword highlight 1563 ‹ previous Table of contents next ›