James V of Scotland marries Madeleine, daughter of Francis I (39 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

James V of Scotland marries Madeleine de Valois, daughter of Francis I of France. She is in ill health, and after travelling to Scotland to start a new life as Queen, she dies in July of the same year.

Citation:
Editors. "James V of Scotland marries Madeleine, daughter of Francis I". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14579, accessed 05 December 2016.]