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Charles Stuart, 1630-1685

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1630.05.29
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1685.02.06
Place of Death: London

Identity:

He was the son of Henrietta Maria of France and Charles I.

Life:

Charles II succeeded to the English throne in 1649 and was crowned King Scotland at Scone in 1651. He was restored to the throne on 29 May 1660 and crowned in Westminster Abbey on 23 April 1661.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Brittanica, (11th edition) 1911, at http://www.1911encyclopedia.org (accessed 2005); Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford, 2004.