David Rizzio

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Seiventeent-century portrait, tradeetionally said tae be o David Rizzio, preevat secretar o Mary, Queen o Scots.[1] Contemporary accounts describe him as ugly, short and hunch-backed.[2]

David Rizzio, whiles written as David Riccio, wis an Italian coortier.

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  1. Portrait of a man known as David Rizzio, Royal Collection
  2. Fraser, Antonia (1994) [1969]. Mary Queen of Scots. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson. p. 236. ISBN 0-297-17773-7.