25 de nov. de 2023 · James II of England - Wikipedia James II of England James VII and II (14 October 1633 O.S. – 16 September 1701) [a] was King of England and Ireland as James II and King of Scotland as James VII  from the death of his elder brother, Charles II, on 6 February 1685. He was deposed in the Glorious Revolution of 1688.
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25 de nov. de 2023 · Duke of Albany – Goneril's husband Duke of Cornwall – Regan's husband Gentleman – attends Cordelia Oswald – Goneril's loyal steward King of France – suitor and later husband to Cordelia Duke of Burgundy – suitor to Cordelia Old man – tenant of Gloucester Curan – gentleman of Gloucester's household Plot Act I
25 de nov. de 2023 · At a Protestant ceremony in the Chapel Royal of Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh on 23 December 1600, he was baptised by David Lindsay, Bishop of Ross, and created Duke of Albany, the traditional title of the second son of the king of Scotland, with the subsidiary titles of Marquess of Ormond, Earl of Ross and Lord Ardmannoch.
16 de nov. de 2023 · On 31 December 1660, following his brother's restoration, James was created Duke of Albany in Scotland, to go along with his English title, Duke of York. Upon his return to England, James prompted an immediate controversy by announcing his engagement to Anne Hyde , the daughter of Charles's chief minister, Edward Hyde .
25 de nov. de 2023 · In 1664, the English took over the Dutch settlements, renaming the city Albany in honor of the Duke of Albany, the future James II. The city was officially chartered in 1686 under English rule. It became the capital of New York in 1797 after the formation of the United States.
10 de nov. de 2023 · 4. Her inconsistency in bearing favor to Albany, whom she had requested her brother to keep away from Scotland, for her own and her son's security. 5. That the King her husband would never take the said Duke as duke of Albany, because of his father's claim to the throne. 6.