Francis II ( François II) (B: Jan. 19,1544 – D: Dec. 5,1560) was aged 15 when he succeeded to the throne of France, after the accidental death of his father, King Henry II, in 1559. He reigned for 18 months before he died in December 1560. He was also King consort of Scotland (1558–1560) as the husband of Queen Mary I. History, Francois Ii, Francis Ii, King Francis I, Francoisii Jpg, The Queens, King Francois, France, Mary Queens
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Elizabeth of Valois - eldest daughter of Henry II of France & Catherine de' Medici. Her father insisted she shared her bedroom w/ her future sister-in-law, Mary, Queen of Scots. She had to give precedence to Mary –a crowned queen. The 2 would remain close friends the rest of their lives. Though her sister Margaret & Mary of Scots were prettier, she was still considered attractive. She married to Philip II of Spain. Philip was enchanted by his 14 yr old bride & gave up his mistress.
Francis II was a monarch of the House of Valois-Angoulême who was King of France from 1559 to 1560. He was also King consort of Scotland as a result of his marriage to Mary, Queen of Scots, from 1558 until his death. Born: January 19, 1544, Palace of Fontainebleau Died: 1560, Orléans Spouse: Mary, Queen of Scots (m. 1558–1559) Parents: Catherine de' Medici, Henry II of France. ♕ℛ.
Mary Queen of Scots by François Clouet, wife of Francois II. Needs attribution. No, really.