Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"
Pirate queen Grace O’Malley, Ireland, c. 1530 – commanded her own fleet of ships off the Connacht coast. She helped lead a battle against English domination, eventually appealing to Queen Elizabeth I in person.
A guide to the meeting of two Irish queens - Elizabeth I, queen of England and Ireland, and Grace O'Malley the Irish pirate queen. The meeting of these two powerful women was quite remarkable - the political leader and the pirate formed a special bond.
Grace O’Malley (Gráinne Ní Mháille), c. 1530 – c. was Queen of Umaill, chieftain of the Ó Máille clan and a pirate (yes, a pirate) of Tudor Ireland. She is more commonly known by her nickname Granuaile.
I got: 5 out of 5! - Quiz: Finish the Lyric - ‘So Much More Than This’ by Grace VanderWaal