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What Happened on December 8, 1542

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMary, Queen of Scots

Mary, Queen of Scots [Mary Stuart], Queen of Scotland (1560-87), born in Linlithgow Palace, Scotland (d. 1587)

Queen of Scotland Mary, Queen of Scots
Queen of Scotland
Mary, Queen of Scots

1542 Highlights

About December 8, 1542

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 478 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius