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Upon the death of Isabella of Castile in November 1504,Joanna became Queen regnant of Castile,her husband de jure uxoris King;Joanna's father, Ferdinand,lost his title of 'King of Castile',although his wife's will permitted him to govern the country in Joanna's absence,if Joanna was unwilling to rule it herself,until Charles reached the age of 20. by lisby1, via Flickr

Marie Antoinette.. Her daughter ended up being her only child that survived past adolescence.. And in later years was excepted back into royalty.

Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, maternal first cousin of Anne Boleyn and Katheryn Howard (He would be the last person executed under Henry VIII.)

Daughter-in-law of Queen Victoria.Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia was a daughter of Alexander II of Russia/Empress Maria Alexandrovna. Maria became the wife of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, the 2nd son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. She died in exile in Switzerland after World War I when Coburg, the principality her husband and nephew had ruled, ceased to exist.

February 8, 1487: Mary, Queen of Scots, executed. "I forgive you with all my heart, for now, I hope, you shall make an end to all my troubles," Mary told the executioner.