Editors. "John Dudley is created Duke of Northumberland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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John Dudley, Earl of Warwick, who in the wake of the fall of Protector Somerset now leads Edward VI's government, takes on the title of Duke of Northumberland.