In Memory of Two Top Tudor Men

Posted By claire on September 13, 2011

William CecilToday, at the Elizabeth Files, we remember the lives of two influential Tudor men because on this day in history…

  • 13 September 1520 – Birth of William Cecil, Lord Burghley
  • 13 September 1557 – Death of Sir John Cheke

Happy birthday Lord Burghley and rest in peace Sir John, you are not forgotten.

You can read more about these men in the following articles:-


One Response to “In Memory of Two Top Tudor Men”

  1. Dawn says:

    The birth of one great statesman, and the death of one great scholar, both equal each other with their abilities and have gained immortality through history. A day of celebration tinged with sadness…..

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