Charles I England

By Kachiri Eaton

The Civil War

A series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists in the Kingdom of England over, principally, the manner of its government. The first and second wars pitted the supporters of King Charles I against the supporters of the Long Parliament, while the third saw fighting between supporters of King Charles II and supporters of the Rump Parliament. The war ended with the Parliamentarian victory at the Battle of Worcesteron 3 September 1651.

Three Achievements

  • In 1630, King Charles made peace with Spain and France.
  • In 1628, he signed Petition of Rights.
  • In 1635, he stabilized all finances and was free of depth.

Petition of Rights