Charles III

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Charles III
Retrat de Carles III davant el port de Barcelona, Frans van Stampart.jpg
Reign1 November 1700 – 22 February 1749
Coronation13 December 1700
PredecessorCharles II
SuccessorCharles IV
BornCharles Francis Joseph
1 October 1685
Vienna, Austria
Died22 February 1749
Madrid, Spain
Burial27 February 1749
El Escorial
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HouseHabsburg
FatherLeopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
MotherEleonore Magdalene of Neuburg
ReligionRoman Catholicism

Charles III (Spanish: Carlos III, Catalan: Carles III; 1700-1749) was the King of Spain from 1700 till his death. An Austrian archduke, he ascended to the throne of Spain in 1700 during the Spanish Succession Crisis.

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