James II, King of England

Baptism date: 
October 14, 1633
Burial date: 
September 16, 1701

last Catholic king of England. Replaced during Glorious Revolution in 1688 by his daugher, Mary, and her husband, Dutch stadholder William III.

Leeuwenhoek dedicated Anatomia seu interiora rerum, a collection of his letters in Latin, to James II in 1687.

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