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Henry Stuart was born #onthisday 7th December 1545A.D. and died 10th February 1567 A.D. Nicknamed, Lord Darnley until 1565 A.D. He was a king consort of Scotland from 1565 A.D. until his tragic murder at Kirk o Field 1567 A.D.

Contemporaries referred to him after his as lord Darnley and his title heir was apparent Earldom of Lennox.

He was the first cousin and second husband to Mary, Queen of Scots and the father of her son James VI of Scotland who succeeded Elizabeth I of England as James I of England.

 

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