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William III of England

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  1. William III or William of Orange (14 November 1650 - 8 March 1702) was the Prince of Orange from birth, Stadtholder of the main provinces of the Dutch Republic from 1672 onwards, and King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1689

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  2. Born a member of the House of Orange-Nassau, William III won the English, Scottish and Irish crowns following the Glorious Revolution, in which his uncle and father-in-law, James II, was deposed

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  3. In England, Scotland and Ireland, William ruled jointly with his wife, Mary II, until her death on 28 December 1694

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  4. He reigned as 'William II' in Scotland, and 'William III' in England and Ireland

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  5. He is informally known in Northern Ireland and Scotland as "King Billy"

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