Henry Stuart, dit Lord Darnley, né le 7 décembre 1545 et mort le 9 ou le 10 février 1567, duc d'Albany et roi consort d'Écosse, est le deuxième époux de sa cousine Marie I re, reine d'Écosse. Biographie [ modifier | modifier le code ]
Olivier in 1972 Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor and director who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, was one of a trio of male actors who dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He also worked in films throughout his career, playing more than fifty cinema roles. Late in his career, he had ...
The eldest legitimate son of Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas and Joanna de Moravia of Bothwell, he was born either at Threave Castle or at Bothwell Castle c. 1369 and was known as the Master of Douglas until his accession. By 1390 he had married the Princess Margaret of Carrick, a daughter of King Robert III of Scotland.
Elizabeth I - the last Tudor monarch - was born at Greenwich on 7 September 1533, the daughter of Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn. Her early life was full of uncertainties, and her chances of succeeding to the throne seemed very slight once her half-brother Edward was born in 1537. She was then third in line behind her Roman Catholic half-sister, Princess Mary. Roman Catholics ...
Lord Arran se inclinó hacia el Anglicanismo, ganándose así el odio de la nobleza calvinista, mientras que Lennox, aunque convertido al protestantismo, era contemplado con recelo por los nobles, que advirtieron las frecuentes demostraciones físicas de afecto entre el favorito y el rey, acusándolo de tratar de mantener comercio carnal con el soberano. 
Kevin McKidd, né le 9 août 1973 à Elgin, en Écosse (Royaume-Uni), est un acteur britannico-américain.. Après des études d'art dramatique, il acquiert très rapidement une certaine notoriété en tenant l'un des premiers rôles du film Trainspotting (1996).
The choice of governor-general of the new Commonwealth fell upon Lord Hopetoun (afterwards Lord Linlithgow), who had won golden opinions as governor of Victoria a few years before; Mr (afterwards Sir Edmund) Barton, who had taken the lead among the Australian delegates, became first prime minister; and the Commonwealth was inaugurated at the opening of 1901.