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GBScBd1542Dec08Mary Stuart (aka Mary, Queen of Scots) is born at Linlithgow Palace in Scotland
GBScMd1547Sep10English demand Edward VI, 10, wed Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, 5
FRMvRl1548Aug15Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, (6) arrives in France
FRScMd1558Apr24Queen Mary Stuart of Scotland marries crown prince Francis II of France
GBMvRl1561Aug19Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
GBScMd1565Jul29Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
GBScMd1567May15Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell
GBScLc Jun16Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, imprisoned in Loch Leven Castle prison Scotland
GBScGv Jul24Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, is forced to abdicate and 1-year-old James I (aka James VI) becomes King of Scotland
GBCfSk1568May13Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, is defeated by English at battle of Langside
GBScGv  16Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, flees to England
?????? Oct05Conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart
GBScLc1569Oct01Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk, arrested and imprisoned for scheming to marry Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots
GBScLc1586Oct14Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth I
GBScLc1587Feb01English queen Elizabeth I signs Mary Stuart’s death sentence
GBScBd  08Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, is beheaded

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