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November 6th 1676 – King Charles II becomes King of Spain

I have always been fascinated with the dynastical (did I make up a word?) reigns of kings and emperors. I am especially amazed at the young ones. Tutankhamen became Pharaoh at 7, Louis VII became king of France at 11, and 339 years ago today, Charles II became King of Spain at the ripe old… Continue reading November 6th 1676 – King Charles II becomes King of Spain