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Mary, Queen of Scots is defeated at Langside

On 13 May 1568, at the Battle of Langside, Mary, Queen of Scots is defeated in her attempt to regain the throne from her son, James VI, and his supporters, led by Mary’s half-brother, James Stewart, Earl of Moray.

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