Asked in History of England, Elizabeth I, Elizabeth II
Was Queen Elizabeth 1 a virgin?
yes. Well, only technically. Officially she was because moral and religious values at the time utterly forbade sex outside of wedlock and the Queen was never married, which has given rise to the title of "Virgin Queen." In reality, it is almost certain that she was not a virgin. ...
Asked in History of England, Elizabeth I
Why did Queen Elizabeth call herself a virgin queen?
Queen Elizabeth I (1533 -1603) was given the nickname "The Virgin Queen" because she did not marry or have children. ...
Asked in Elizabeth I, Elizabeth II
Why is Queen Elizabeth's husband just a prince and not king?
Because the title 'King' outranks the title of 'Queen'. Elizabeth is Queen Regnant, meaning she is not Queen through marriage etc... but Queen in her own right. Phillip is not a King in his own right, and therefore he is given the lesser title of 'Prince Consort'. ...
What was the title Christopher Columbus granted to the king and queen?
Christopher Columbus is not a title granted to anyone. It is a name given to a person. ...