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Scottish family: see Baliol, Edward deBaliol, Edward de
, d. 1363, king of Scotland, son of John de Baliol (d. 1315). Having secured English support for his claim to the Scottish throne, he invaded Scotland in 1332 and was crowned at Scone.
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1249–1315, king of Scotland (1292–96), son of John de Baliol (d. 1269). He became head of the family after the death of his elder brothers in 1278.
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, Balliol
1. Edward. ?1283--1364, king of Scotland (1332, 1333--56)
2. his father, John. 1249--1315, king of Scotland (1292--96): defeated and imprisoned by Edward I of England (1296)
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Educated at Balliol College, Oxford and the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, he was commissioned into the Scots guards in 1973, retiring in 1979.
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Then, from the age of eight, he attended a boarding school in England and later gained scholarships to Shrewsbury School and Balliol College, Oxford.
Kelly (Ancient Greek Literature, Balliol College, Oxford U., UK) has produced a companion to the final play of the great ancient Greek playwright, Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, in which he returns to the character of Oedipus, now an aged man who has come into conflict with his son, Polyneices, over a planned attack on Thebes.