publication date: Thursday, January 23, 2020 (part of Winter 2020)

category: Government

clue: 450 years ago today, he became the first head of state to suffer a particularly modern fate.

explanation: James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray, was the regent of Scotland when he was assassinated by firearm on January 23, 1570. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, and Denise Sawicki


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