Robert Dudley marries Amy Robsart.
Robert Dudley is appointed Master of the Horse by Elizabeth I of England
Rumours begin that Elizabeth I of England
is in a relationship with Robert Dudley.
8 Sep 1560
Robert Dudley’s wife Amy Robsart is found dead lying at the bottom of a flight of stairs.
Robert Dudley is made a member of the Privy Council of Elizabeth I of England
Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester is made chancellor of Oxford University.
28 Sep 1564
Robert Dudley is made the 1st Earl of Leicester by Elizabeth I of England
Rober Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester leads an expeditionary force to help Protestant rebels in the Netherlands.
Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester returns to the Netherlands to assist Protestant rebels there.