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Scottish philosopher Thomas Reid, founder of the Scottish School of Common Sense was born on 26 April 1710.

26/04/2019

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On 25 April 1946 the battleship HMS Vanguard was accepted for sea trials by the Royal Navy.

25/04/2019

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Mary Queen of Scots married Francis, Dauphin of France at Notre Dame de Paris on 24 April 1558.

24/04/2019

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The University of Strathclyde Genealogical Studies Postgraduate Programme has launched the Declaration of Arbroath ...

24/04/2019

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A new film celebrating the footage collected by Margaret Fay Shaw will premiere at an event in South Uist on 3 ...

24/04/2019

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Discover facts about Mary Queen of Scots, who became queen of Scotland at just six days old, with our guide to the ...

24/04/2019

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King Charles II was crowned at Westminster Abbey in London on 23 April 1661.

23/04/2019

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Sea monster sightings in the 19th century were influenced by the discovery of ancient reptile fossils, new ...

23/04/2019

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Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, the first politician to be officially called Prime Minister, died on 22 April 1908. ...

22/04/2019

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John Muir, the Scottish-born naturalist known as the 'Father of the National Parks' was born on 21 April 1838.

21/04/2019

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Golf prodigy Young Tom Morris was born on 20 April 1851 in St Andrews.

20/04/2019

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Romantic poet Lord Byron died in Missolonghi on 19 April 1824, whilst taking part in the fight for Greek ...

19/04/2019

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