"Mary Queen of ___" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 27 Dec 2023

"Mary Queen of ___" NYT crossword answer is:

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Mary Queen of Scots was a Scottish queen who reigned from 1542 to 1567. She was the only surviving legitimate child of King James V of Scotland and was a great-niece of King Henry VIII of England. She was the last Roman Catholic monarch to reign over Scotland, and her reign was marked by religious and political turmoil. She was eventually forced to abdicate the throne in favor of her son, James VI, and was ultimately executed for treason in 1587. Her story has been immortalized in literature, film, and television, making her one of the most famous queens in history.

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