Tag: 1537

Lady Jane Grey

(1537–1554) Lady Jane Grey, Lady Jane Dudley, Nine-Day Queen Queen of England and Ireland (10-19 July 1553)   Lady Jane Grey in Film:   Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard Fleischer Starring: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester     Born…

Edward VI (England)

(1537–1553) King of England (1547–1553) King of Ireland (1547–1553) Edward VI in Literature: • Twain, Mark (1835-1910): The Prince and the Pauper (1881) Edward VI in Art: Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543) Edward VI as a Child probably 1538 Oil on panel, 56.8…

Cosimo I de’ Medici

(1519–1574) Duke of Florence (1537–1569) Grand Duke of Tuscany (1569–1574)   Cosimo I de’ Medici in Art: Bronzino (1503-1572) Cosimo I de’ Medici in armatura c.1545 Oil on poplar, 86 x 67 cm Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney…

Bia de’ Medici

(c.1537–1542) Bianca de’ Medici   Bia de’ Medici in Art: Bronzino (1503-1572) Ritratto di Bia de’ Medici (Portrait of Bia de’ Medici) c.1542 Oil on panel, 64 x 48 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze     Born c.1537 Firenze (Italia)…

1537

  Rulers: • Carlos I, King of Spain (1516-1556) • Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor (1519-1558) • Cosimo I de’ Medici, Duke of Florence (1537-1569) • Federico II Gonzaga, 1st Duke of Mantua (1530-1540) • François I, King of France (1515-1547) • Henry VIII, King of England (1509-1547) • Henry VIII, Lord of Ireland (1509-1542)…