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This first president of the Royal Academy was the foremost portrait painter of the late 18th century
He lived from 1723-1792
He founded the Literary Club, whose first members included Samuel Johnson, Edmund Burke, and dramatist Richard Sheridan
14 August, 1040
Macbeth kills King Duncan
Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!
This king was only nine months old when he became king
His inheirited the throne in 1422
His father was Henry V, his mother Catherine of France