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From6 February 1685
To11 December 1688
Personal InformationKing James VII and II (1633 - 1701)

James II and VII (14 October 1633 - 16 September 1701) was King of England and Ireland as James II and King of Scotland as James VII, from 6 February 1685 until he was deposed in the Glorious Revolution of 1688. He was the last Roman Catholic monarch to reign over the Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland.

The Royal style of King James II was "By the Grace of God, King of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, etc".