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People/Characters: François II, King of France

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1603: The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era by Christopher Lee
All the Queen's Men by Peter Brimacombe
A Brief History of France by Cecil Jenkins
Catherine de Medici: Renaissance Queen of France by Leonie Frieda
Catherine de Medici: The Power behind the French Throne (Signature Lives: Reformation Era) by Barbara A. Somervill
Catherine de' Medici and the lost revolution by Ralph Roeder
Courtesan by Diane Haeger
Dark eminence: Catherine de Medici and her children by Marguerite Vance
The Devil's Queen: A Novel of Catherine de Medici by Jeanne Kalogridis
Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals, Queens by Jane Dunn
Elizabeth I by Anne Somerset
The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World by Lacey Baldwin Smith
The horoscope A romance of the reign of François II /The Black Tulip A Romance of Holland in 1672 by Alexandre Dumas
The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir
The Lives of the Kings and Queens of France by duc de Rene de La Croix Castries
Mary Queen of Scots by Antonia Fraser
Mary Queen of Scots by Retha Warnicke
Mary Queen of Scots and Her Hopeless Husbands by Margaret Simpson
Mary, Queen of Scots: Exploding the Myths by Rosalind K. Marshall
Mary, Queen of Scots: Queen Without a Country by Kathryn Lasky
Notorious Royal Marriages: A Juicy Journey Through Nine Centuries of Dynasty, Destiny, and Desire by Leslie Carroll
Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart by John Guy
Queen's Own Fool by Jane Yolen
Royal Road to Fotheringhay by Jean Plaidy
Three Blind Mice: The Dark History of Nursery Rhymes by Albert Jack
Two Queens in One Isle: The Deadly Relationship of Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots by Alison Plowden
Wide as the Waters: The Story of the English Bible and the Revolution It Inspired by Benson Bobrick
With the Heart of a King: Elizabeth I of England, Philip II of Spain, and the Fight for a Nation's Soul and Crown by Benton Rain Patterson

Character description

François II, King of France (1544–1560) is best known for being the first husband of the young Mary, Queen of Scots. He was the son of Henri II and Catherine de Medici. He occupied the throne for little more than a year and was succeeded by his three brothers in turn.

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