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  Charles Schwab: Investment and Financial Management Services
Charles Schwab Bank, N.A. and Charles Schwab and Co., Inc. are separate but affiliated companies and subsidiaries of The Charles Schwab Corporation.
Charles Schwab and Co., Inc., a registered broker-dealer and SIPC member, does not solicit, offer, endorse, negotiate or originate any mortgage loan products and is neither a licensed mortgage broker nor a licensed mortgage lender.
Schwab Institutional is a division of Charles Schwab and Co., Inc.
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  Britannia: Monarchs of Britain
Charles I was born in 1600, the second son of James I and Anne of Denmark.
Charles ascended the throne at the age of 25; after a weak, sickly childhood, he became an excellent horseman and a strong-willed king.
Charles inherited the incessant financial problems of his father: the refusal of Parliament to grant funds to a king who refused to address the grievances of the nobility.
www.britannia.com /history/monarchs/mon47.html   (635 words)

  
 History of the Monarchy > The Stuarts > Charles I
Charles I was born in Fife on 19 November 1600, the second son of James VI of Scotland (from 1603 also James I of England) and Anne of Denmark.
Charles was reserved (he had a residual stammer), self-righteous and had a high concept of royal authority, believing in the divine right of kings.
Charles did not see his action as surrender, but as an opportunity to regain lost ground by playing one group off against another; he saw the monarchy as the source of stability and told parliamentary commanders 'you cannot be without me: you will fall to ruin if I do not sustain you'.
www.royal.gov.uk /output/Page76.asp   (1990 words)

  
  Charles Darwin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charles Robert Darwin (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was a British naturalist who achieved lasting fame by convincing the scientific community of the occurrence of evolution and proposing the theory that this could be explained through natural and sexual selection.
Charles Darwin recounted in his biography of his grandfather Erasmus Darwin how false stories were circulated claiming that Erasmus had called for Jesus on his deathbed.
Skandar Keynes - the great-great-great grandson of Charles Darwin
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Emperor Charles V
Charles was the son of Philip, Duke of Burgundy, by Joanna, daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella, and Burgundy was the first heritage to which he at his led, on his fathers death in 1506.
Charles had already told him, in the Netherlands, that the affair seemed to him to be settled by the papal Bull of 15 June, 1520.
Charles, eager to push the war against the Turks, as well as to restore the unity of Christendom, was ready to partly forego his strict rights both in the Milanese and Burgundy, and to consider the question of the balance of power between his house and that of Valois.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03625a.htm   (4602 words)

  
 King Charles I
Charles, unable to raise a strong army, was forced to agree not to interfere with religion in Scotland.
Charles believed that he was God's representative on earth and therefore no court of law had any right to pass judgement on him.
Charles was an Anglican and because of his wife was inclined to tolerate the Roman Catholics; Parliament was Puritan and anti-Catholic...
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /STUcharles1.htm   (2506 words)

  
 Charles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charles I of France (Charlemagne) Charles I, Holy Roman Emperor
Saint Charles Borromeo, saint and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, archbishop of Milano
Charles W. Penrose (1832–1925), a leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Charles   (213 words)

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