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Charles

(shahrl),
Jacques, French physicist, 1746-1823. See: Charles law.
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1660: On his 30th birthday, Charles II entered London to be restored as King of England.
Any discussion of Queen Catherine's life, however, must include some discussion of these women, who dominated the court and her marriage to Charles II.
For Charles II, this representation of rule was trickier than for his forebears.
Charles II hid in Moseley Old Hall, at Fordhouses, from Parliamentary soldiers in 1651 before escaping to France.
To set the scene, the first episode opens in 1680, and after 20 years on the throne, Charles II seems to have forgotten about his initial promises of tolerance, and is instead stamping out some of the hard-won rights of the Civil War.
But in 1662 Charles II, with his penchant for the ladies and following the French fashion, allowed women onto the stage for the first time.
In 1662, following the Restoration under Charles II, it was re-issued and remains in use today.
When Charles II sailed to England from France, Whalley and Goffe decamped and headed for another Puritan commonwealth - Massachusetts Bay.
Culture and politics at the court of Charles II, 1660-1685.
A supernova remnant may be evidence that a star visible in daylight coincided with the birth of King Charles II of England.
In two fine chapters, on court sermons and on Thomas Crowne's masque-like entertainment, Calisto, Jenkinson reveals how Charles II proved willing to tolerate, and even licence for publication, texts that contained criticisms of his libidinous behaviour and exercise of rule.
Highlights include a set of six Charles II chairs which were believed to have been used in the court room of Hanging Judge Jeffreys during the Bloody Assize held at Taunton Castle, Somerset, in 1685.