August 10: Today in Royal History

King Ferdinand VI of Spain; Photo Credit – Wikipedia

August 10, 1520 – Birth of Madeleine of Valois, first wife of King James V of Scotland, at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
Unofficial Royalty: Madeleine of Valois, Queen of Scots

August 10, 1759 – Death of King Ferdinand VI of Spain at the Villaviciosa de Odón in Madrid, Spain; buried at Salesas Reales Church in Madrid, Spain
Wikipedia: King Ferdinand VI of Spain

August 10, 1792 – Storming of the Tuileries Palace; King Louis XVI of France is arrested and taken into custody
Wikipedia: August 10 – French Revolution