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Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598

LC control no.n 78067330
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Personal name headingPhilip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
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Variant(s)Filips II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
Felipe II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
Filipe I, King of Portugal, 1527-1598
Philippe I, King of Portugal, 1527-1598
Filippe I, King of Portugal, 1527-1598
Filips II, King of the Netherlands, 1527-1598
Philips II, King of the Netherlands, 1527-1598
Fīlīb II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
Philipp II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
Filippo II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
Filippo II, d'Asburgo, 1527-1598
See alsoSpain. Sovereign (1556-1598 : Philip II)
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Portugal. Sovereign (1580-1598 : Philip I)
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Netherlands. Sovereign (1555-1598 : Philip II)
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Biography/History notePhilip II (1527-1598) was King of Spain and, as Philip I, king of Portugal from 1580.
Birth date1527-05-21
Death date1598-09-13
Place of birthValladolid (Spain)
Place of deathSan Lorenzo del Escorial (Spain)
Field of activityKings and rulers
Found inDijk, J. van. Filips II, heerser van een wereldrijk, c1983: t.p. (Filips II)
Columbia encyc. (Philip II, 1527-98, king of Spain, Naples, and Sicily (1556-98) and, as Philip I, king of Portugal (1580-98); ascended the throne on the abdication of his father, Emperor Charles V, who had previously made over to him the Low Countries, Franche-Comté, and the duchy of Milan) p. 1480 (given the Low Countries in 1555)
Netherlands. Ordinancie, statuyt ende gebot prouisionnael onss heeren des Conincx aengaende de printers, boeckvercoopers ende schoelmeesters, 1570: p. 3 (Philips ... Coninck van Castillien ...)
Ḥatāmilah, M. ʻA. al-Tahjīr al-qasrī li-Muslimī al-Andalus fī ʻahd al-Malik Fīlīb al-Thānī ... 1982: t.p. (b. 1527; d. 1598)
Edelmayer, F. Maximilian II., Philipp II. und Reichsitalien, 1988.
La morte e la gloria, c1999: t.p. (Filippo II di Spagna) p. 86 (d. Sept. 13, 1598)
La monetazione di Filippo II d'Asburgo della Zecca di Milano nelle Civiche raccolte numismatiche di Milano (1555-1599), c2000.
Philip II letter, 1---- (Philip II was born in Valladolid, Spain on May 21, 1527 to Charles V and Infanta Isabella; As a child he was trained by his father to take over the Holy Roman Empire; He became the Duke of Milan in 1540 and after marrying Mary I of England he received the kingdoms of Naples and Sicily in 1554; In 1555 his father resigned the Netherlands to him and in 1556 the kingdoms of Spain and the Spanish Empire; He died in El Escorial on September 13, 1598 of cancer)
Invalid LCCNn 79055924