Alright guys, is it just me or are they pretty similar? Strong career politicians, both from royal families, with very non-politically savvy monarchs towards the end of their reigns. Both were ousted by said monarchs when they became power-hungry, etc. What do you think?
The reason I bring this up is for an essay I'm writing - I just want to be sure I can accurately draw a comparison between the two. My English teacher's also a former history teacher so I need to be careful