Full Name: Lady Jane Grey
Profession: Queen of England
Why Famous: Was Queen of England and Ireland for 9 days in 1953 before she was deposed by supporters of Mary I and executed a month later for high treason.
- 1553-05-21 Lady Jane Grey (15), later English queen for 9 days, marries Lord Guildford Dudley (18)
- 1553-07-10 Lady Jane Grey, daughter of the Duke of Suffolk, proclaimed Queen of England, succeeds Edward VI, who proclaimed his half-sisters illegitimate. Reigns for nine days.
- 1553-07-19 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
- 1553-11-13 English Lady Jane Grey and Archbishop Thomas Cranmer accused of high treason
- 1554-02-12 Queen of England for nine days, Lady Jane Grey is executed for treason
- 1715-04-20 Nicholas Rowe's play "The Tragedy of Lady Jane Grey" premieres in London