own picture from a pirate (taken in Ostend 2013)
I chose a pirate for this special blogpost.
Pirates were famous and helpful during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I of
Famous pirates were inter alia:
Sir Francis Drake,
Sir Walter Raleigh,
Sir Richard Hawkins,
Sir Richard Grenville.
Queen Elizabeth saw the catholic Spain as an enemy of the Protestant
England. The most famous battle was the Spanish Armada.
Source picture: Wikipedia