Monarchy, political system based upon the undivided sovereignty or rule of a single person. The term applies to states in which supreme authority is vested in the monarch, an individual ruler who functions as the head of state and who achieves his position through heredity.
Merovingian dynasty: Merovingian dynasty, Frankish dynasty (ad 476–750) traditionally reckoned as the “first race” of the kings of France. A brief treatment of the Merovingians follows.
Duncan Duncan, the King of Scotland, is Macbeth’s first victim en route to obtaining the crown for himself. As is evident here and in all of the history plays, Shakespeare was, at least in the public arena, a firm believer in the divine right of kings.
man, 12, shot in the chest while playing tag after he ‘froze when asked to give the Latin Kings sign by gang in an SUV’ The man, who has not been named, was playing tag with friends in the Gage Park neighborhood in Chicago at about 9pm on Thursday
Latin Kings Overview. The Latin King street gang was formed in Humboldt Park in Chicago in the early 1950s. The Latin Kings were seen as a Latino progress movement to improve quality in immigrant families overcoming racial discrimination.
Partholón / Partholoim / Partholomus: Legendary king who was the first to settle post-Flood. In Irish mythology, Partholón is the leader of the first settlement in Ireland after the Mesopotamian Great Flood.
1Kings6 is all about the specifications and details of Solomon building of the Temple of God. In the previous chapter, the materials needed, the workmen needed, and how they were all gathered was at the forefront; in this chapter, it is putting all of these materials together to build the Temple, the Holy of Holies, the annex, and the courtyard.
SUCCESSORS OF ROME: FRANCIA, 447-Present. Kings and Emperors of the Franks, France, Burgundy, Italy, and Germany. Introduction. After the collapse of the Western Roman Empire, and the occupation of much of Gaul by the Franks, Roman power never returned far enough to come into conflict with the Frankish kingdom (except, to an …
Read the essential details about Henry VIII that includes images, quotations and the main facts of his life. Catherine of Aragon. Anne Boleyn. Jane Seymour. Anne of Cleves.
Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968.