5 December – Mary Queen of Scots’ husband dies of an ear infection and Anne Cecil’s unhappy marriage

| December 5, 2021

5 December – Mary Queen of Scots’ husband dies of an ear infection and Anne Cecil’s unhappy marriage

On this day in Tudor history, 5th December 1560, King Francis II of France, died at the age of just 15. Francis was King Consort of Scotland, as the husband of Mary, Queen of Scots, and his father had also proclaimed him and Mary as King and Queen of England back in 1558! He was […]