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|Born||29 May 1630||Born At|
|Died||6 Feb 1685||Buried At|
|Father||Charles (I, King of England and Scotland 1625-1649)||Mother||Henrietta Maria (Queen of England)|
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|Father:||Charles (I, King of England and Scotland 1625-1649) (b.1600 - d.1649)|
|Mother:||Henrietta Maria (Queen of England)|
Charles (II, King of England 1660-1685) (b.1630 - d.1685)
Charles (II), the future King of England was born at St. James's Palace in London.
On March 13/14 Hopton finally surrendered to Fairfax at Truro. Charles, the Prince of Wales, had escaped earlier, sailing first to the Scilly Isles and then to Jersey in the Channel Islands.
Charles entered London on his thirtieth birthday to become King of England.
Charles II was crowned eleven months after becoming king at Westminster Abbey.