John Dudley is created Duke of Northumberland

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Historical Context Note

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.
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Editors. "John Dudley is created Duke of Northumberland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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