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Four-Year Old Louis XIV Inherits The French Crown

Today on May 14, 1643, the young King Louis XIV of France inherits the crown immediately following his father’s sudden death. King Louis XIV, commonly...
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Elizabeth II succeeds her father as Queen of the United Kingdom

Today on February 6th 1952, Queen Elizabeth II ascends to the British Throne after her father George VI passed away. Queen Elizabeth II was proclaimed...

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