Gavin Douglas, Bishop Of Dunkeld

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Gavin Douglas, Bishop Of Dunkeld

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Birthplace: Scotland
Death: September 1522 (45-54)
Scotland (United Kingdom)
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Son of Archibald "Bell the Cat" Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Boyd, Countess of Angus
Brother of George Douglas, Master of Angus; Mariot Douglas of Angus; Sir William Douglas of Glenbervie, Kt.; Janet Douglas; Elizabeth Douglas and 1 other
Half brother of Mary Kennedy

Occupation: Bishop of Dunkeld
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About Gavin Douglas, Bishop Of Dunkeld

Gavin Douglas was born circa 1475. He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Boyd. He died in September 1522

Gavin Douglas wrote the book The Palace of Honour, published 1501,, an allegorical poem, which was not published until 1553. He held the office of Bishop of Dunkeld in 1515. He translated Virgil's Æneid.

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Gavin Douglas, Bishop Of Dunkeld's Timeline

1472
1472
Scotland
1522
September 1522
Age 50
Scotland