The Princess Sophie Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818). She was a daughter of Charles The Prince of Mirow and his wife, The Princess Elizabeth of Saxe-Hildburghausen. She was Queen of Great Britain/UK (1761-1818) & of Hanover (1814-1818) as the wife of King George III. Her surviving children were Kings George IV & William IV of the United Kingdom & Hanover, King Ernst August I of Hanover, Frederick, Edward, Augustus, Adolphus, Charlotte, Augusta, Elizabeth, Mary, Sophia, & Amelia.
On August 24, 1572, King Charles IV of France, under the influence of his mother, Catherine de Medici, ordered the assassination of Huguenot leaders in Paris. In what became known as the Saint Bartholomew’s Day Massacre, thousands of French Huguenots were killed in just a few days.