Philip II of Spain

Portrait of Philip II of Spain by Sofonisba Anguissola - 002b.jpg

Philip II of Spain (May 21 1527September 13 1598) was king of Spain.

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  • I would rather lose all my lands and a hundred lives than be king over heretics.
    • A brief history of the Spanish language by David A. Pharies (2007) p.147
  • God, who has given me so many Kingdoms to govern, has not given me a son fit to govern them.
    • Europe in the seventeenth century by David Maland (1966) p.207

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