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08/02/1587 Mary Stuart is beheaded

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The Execution of Mary Queen of Scots.

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Queen Elizabeth and the Murder of Mary, Queen of Scots - Professor Carole Levine

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Mary, Queen of Scots: Visitors' Views

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Mary Queen of Scots: The Red Queen (Trailer)

Mary, Queen of Scots reigned over Scotland. After 19 years of imprisonment, Mary Queen of Scots is beheaded at Fotheringhay Castle in England for her complicity in a plot to murder Queen Elizabeth I. She was beheaded the following year.
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    • Essentials 

    • Personal 

    • Childhood and early reign 

    • Treaty of Greenwich 

    • Life in France 

    • Claim to the English throne 

    • Return to Scotland 

    • Marriage to Lord Darnley 

    • Murder of Darnley 

    • Imprisonment in Scotland and abdication 

    • Escape and imprisonment in England 

    • Casket letters 

    • Plots 

    • Trial 

    • Execution 

    • Legacy