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'''King William III of England''' ([[14 November]] [[1650s|1650]] – [[8 March]] [[1700s|1702]]) was King of England from [[1689]], ruling jointly with his wife [[Mary II|Queen Mary II]] until her death in 1694. He reigned alone until his own death in 1702.
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'''King William III of England''' ([[14 November]] [[1650s|1650]] – [[8 March]] [[1700s|1702]]) was [[King]] of [[England]] from [[1689]], ruling jointly with his wife [[Mary II|Queen Mary II]] until her death in 1694. He reigned alone until his own [[death]] in 1702.
   
 
When the [[British Ministry of Magic]] was begging for recognition and protection under [[Muggle]] law, the couple failed to send a delegation to them, which contributed to the introduction of the [[International Statute of Wizarding Secrecy]] in [[1690s|1692]]. <ref>First question of the Third [[Wizards' Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test|W.O.M.B.A.T.]] at [[J.K.Rowling Official Site|J.K. Rowling's Official Site]].</ref>
 
When the [[British Ministry of Magic]] was begging for recognition and protection under [[Muggle]] law, the couple failed to send a delegation to them, which contributed to the introduction of the [[International Statute of Wizarding Secrecy]] in [[1690s|1692]]. <ref>First question of the Third [[Wizards' Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test|W.O.M.B.A.T.]] at [[J.K.Rowling Official Site|J.K. Rowling's Official Site]].</ref>
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==Notes and references==
 
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|predecessor=([[Elizabeth I|←]]) James II
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|position=King of England<br/>(with [[Mary II]])
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Latest revision as of 10:14, January 4, 2015

King William III of England (14 November 16508 March 1702) was King of England from 1689, ruling jointly with his wife Queen Mary II until her death in 1694. He reigned alone until his own death in 1702.

When the British Ministry of Magic was begging for recognition and protection under Muggle law, the couple failed to send a delegation to them, which contributed to the introduction of the International Statute of Wizarding Secrecy in 1692. [1]

EtymologyEdit

The name "William" is from the Germanic name Willahelm, which was composed of the elements wil "will, desire" and helm "helmet, protection".

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. First question of the Third W.O.M.B.A.T. at J.K. Rowling's Official Site.

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