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signer of a 1679 address to Charles II in which those who petitioned for the reconvening of parliament were condemned and abhorred abhorrer
English naturalist who formulated a concept of evolution that resembled Charles Darwin's (1823-1913) Alfred Russel Wallace , Wallace
capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city in 1791 American capital , capital of the United States , Washington , Washington D.C.
Englishman and Cavalier poet whose lyric poetry was favored by Charles I (1595-1639) Carew , Thomas Carew
English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) Carroll , Charles Dodgson , Charles Lutwidge Dodgson , Dodgson , Lewis Carroll , Reverend Dodgson
queen of France as the wife of Henry II and regent during the minority of her son Charles IX (1519-1589) Catherine de Medicis
royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War Cavalier , Royalist
as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877) Charles , Charles I , Charles II , Charles the Bald
French physicist and author of Charles's law which anticipated Gay-Lussac's law (1746-1823) Charles , Jacques Alexandre Cesar Charles , Jacques Charles
English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles; her death in an automobile accident in Paris produced intense national mourning (1961-1997) Diana , Lady Diana Frances Spencer , Princess Diana , Princess of Wales
chair designed by Charles Eames; originally made of molded plywood; seat and back shaped to fit the human body Eames chair
English comedienne and mistress of Charles II (1650-1687) Eleanor Gwyn , Eleanor Gwynn , Eleanor Gwynne , Gwynn , Gynne , Gywn , Nell Gwynn , Nell Gwynne , Nell Gywn
civil war in England between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists under Charles I; 1644-1648 English Civil War
villainous Jew in a novel by Charles Dickens Fagin
French movement during World War II that was organized in London by Charles de Gaulle to fight for the liberation of France from German control and for the restoration of the republic Fighting French , Free French
English scientist (cousin of Charles Darwin) who explored many fields: heredity, meteorology, statistics, psychology, anthropology; founder of eugenics and first to use fingerprints for identification (1822-1911) Francis Galton , Galton , Sir Francis Galton
king of France from 1547 to 1559; regained Calais from the English; husband of Catherine de Medicis and father of Charles IX (1519-1559) Henry II
French heroine and military leader inspired by religious visions to organize French resistance to the English and to have Charles VII crowned king; she was later tried for heresy and burned at the stake (1412-1431) Jeanne d'Arc , Joan of Arc , Saint Joan
Protestant denomination founded in the United States by Charles Taze Russell in 1884 Jehovah's Witnesses
United States psychiatrist and son of Charles Menninger (1893-1990) Karl Augustus Menninger , Karl Menninger , Menninger
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