14th October 1586 – Trial of Mary Queen of Scots

Posted By claire on October 14, 2011

On this day in history, 14th October 1586, the trial of Mary Queen of Scots began at Fotheringhay Castle in Northamptonshire.

You can read all about this in my article “The Trial of Mary Queen of Scots”.

Also on this day in history, in 1565, the statesman and poet Sir Thomas Chaloner died – see Sir Thomas Chaloner.


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