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Mary I of England

Who she is: The Queen of England and Ireland from July 1553 until her death in 1558.

Why she's scandalous: A Roman Catholic, Mary earned her nickname "Bloody Mary" for her persecution of Protestants. During her five-year reign as Queen, Mary had more than 280 religious dissenters burned at the stake.

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