Spain and its Absolute Monarchy

Kara Soboski

Phillip ll

Phillip ll was from the Hapsbourg family. While under rule of Phillip ll, Spain was a Roman Catholic country. While king of Spain, Phillip ll made Spain one of the worlds largest empires. Phillip ll was leader while Spain was in war with the Ottomans, The Dutch Revolt, and England. Phillip ll also developed the Spanish Armada which was an army of ships that he was trying to send down to invade England. Once he married Mary Tudor, he also became the king of England.