Elizabeth I was born in 1533 and died in 1603. It was Queen of England and Ireland from 1558 until his death. It was also known by the names of The Virgin Queen, Gloriana Good Queen Bess and. His reign is known as the Golden Age, representative of monarchical absolutism European. It was a period of rise, marked the first steps in the foundation of what would be the British Empire, and the growing artistic production.