This Protestant martyr was burned at the stake at Smithfield in 1546
Bishop Gardiner tried to implicate Catherine Parr and Archbishop Cranmer in thie martyr's refusal to accept the doctrine of transubstatiation
The martyr was female!
13 December, 1577
Francis Drake embarks on round the world voyage
Drake leaves Plymouh harbour aboard the Pelican for a 3 year voyage circumnavigating the globe