A family that ruled England from the late fifteenth century until the beginning of the seventeenth century. Queen Elizabeth I was a Tudor. After the death of Elizabeth, who had no heirs, the crown passed to the Stuarts of Scotland.
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Then I landed The Tudors and managed to pick up some momentum again.Natalie Dormer Talks ‘Hunger Games,’ Feminism, and Why ‘Game of Thrones’ Needs More Dick|Marlow Stern|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Tudors who succeeded Richard to the throne reinforced their own legitimacy by setting out systematically to trash him.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Anyway, physical deformity was not the most serious charge the Tudors brought against Richard.
But Shakespeare was writing 100 years after the fact and was writing under the Tudors.
Brooding British thespian Henry Cavill (famous to Showtime fans of The Tudors) is on tap as the new Superman.
Under the Plantagenets, the Tudors, and the Stuarts, there had been ministers; but there had been no ministry.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The dwindling importance of the public revenue from land and rent charges is as noticeable under the Tudors as in earlier times.
As for the old palace of Greenwich, so full of memories of the Tudors, that has been replaced by a later structure.The Thames|G. E. Mitton
The Tudors appear to have regarded the study of French with much favour.
Kennington appears at intervals; Eltham is a holiday house; Greenwich practically begins with the Tudors.South London|Sir Walter Besant