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Mary Stuart by Fraçois Clouet
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Born: 8 December 1542
Linlithgow Palace, Scotland

Became Queen of Scotland: 14 December 1542

Married to François, Dauphin of France: 24 April 1558
Notre Dame, Paris, France

Became Queen of France: 10 July 1559

Married to Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley: 29 July 1565
Palace of Holyroodhouse, Scotland

Married to James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell: 15 May 1567
Palace of Holyroodhouse, Scotland

Abdicated Crown of Scotland: 24 July 1567
Loch Leven Castle, Scotland

Executed: 8 February 1587
Fotheringhay Castle, England

Buried: July or August 1587
Peterborough Cathedral

Re-Buried: 1612
Westminster Abbey

Daughter of James V of Scotland and Marie de Guise. Became Queen of Scots when she was six days old. First married to Francis II of France, then to Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley. Third marriage was to James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell. Mother of James VI/I. Executed by Elizabeth I at Fotheringhay Castle.