Fun Fact: The English King Who Was Almost a Spanish Admiral

Fun facts about King James II of England

Since his father King Charles I was beheaded at the end of the English Civil War, the Future King James II spent a lot of years in exile. Doubtful that the house of Stuart would ever rule England and Scotland again, he seriously considered an offer to be an admiral in the Spanish Navy.

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