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Charles II of England


Charles II was king of England, Scotland and Ireland. He was king of Scotland from 1649 until his deposition in 1651, and king of England, Scotland and Ireland from the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 until his death.


  • Early life, civil war and exile 

  • Restoration 

  • Foreign and colonial policy 

  • Conflict with Parliament 

  • Later years 

  • Legacy 

  • Titles, styles, honours and arms 

  • Issue 

  • Bibliography