Saturday, March 17, 2018

Fact of the Day: Charles the Political

While the English/British monarchy would not be "constitutional" for many more years, the idea of a constitutional monarchy was offered to King Charles I of England by Parliament during the English Civil War. Charles I refused and he was eventually executed.   

7 comments:

shwet said...

Good info!!

Pat Hatt said...

Hindsight would have benefited him beforehand

Lowcarb team member said...

Thanks for the information ...
Have a great weekend

All the best Jan

RO said...

Interesting info, and sad about the execution. Hugs...RO

Christine said...

Interesting.

Henny Penny said...

Glad not have lived back in those days.

Martha said...

Wow...nasty.