Birth of James V of Scotland – 10 April 1512

| April 10, 2011

Birth of James V of Scotland – 10 April 1512

On this day in history, 10th April 1512, James V of Scotland was born at Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian, Scotland. He was the fourth child of King James IV of Scotland and his wife, Margaret Tudor, sister of Henry VIII, and was the only one of their children (the had six) to survive infancy. On […]

History Timeline – The Stuarts

| August 26, 2009

1603 James I Stuart James I (James VI of Scotland) came to the English throne because Elizabeth I died without issue and the Tudor line died with her. James I was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and her second husband Lord Darnley. He used the title King of Great Britain because he ruled […]