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Monarchs - King Felipe III of Spain - Madrid, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcast
N 40° 24.922 W 003° 42.441
30T E 439988 N 4474100
Quick Description: Philip III (April 14, 1578 – March 31, 1621) was the king of Spain and Portugal and Algarves, from 1598 until his death
Location: Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
Date Posted: 9/6/2006 12:38:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMPPW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 84

Long Description:
Born at Madrid, the son of Philip II of Spain and his fourth wife, Anne, daughter of the emperor Maximilian II
He put the direction of his government entirely into the hands of his favourite, the duke of Lerma.
Philip III married Margaret, sister of Ferdinand II.
Monarch Ranking: King / Queen

Proper Title and Name of Monarch: Felipe III

Country or Empire of Influence: Spain

Website for additonal information: [Web Link]

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