Alexander II of Scotland

Born: Aug 24, 1198 AD
Died: 1249 AD, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: Scottish
Categories: King


1198 - Alexander II was born in Haddington, East Lothian on August 24, 1198.

 

1214 - He was crowned King of Scotland on December 4, 1214.

 

1215 - Joined the English barons in their struggle against John I of England.

 

1221 - Married Joan of England on June 21, 1221.

 

1239 - Married Marie de Coucy on May 15, 1239 after the death of Joan.

 

1243 - Attempted peace negotiations with Norway but did not succeed.

 

1249 - Died on July 6, 1249.

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