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"Philip of Macedon", 382–336 b.c., king of Macedonia 359–336 (father of Alexander the Great).
"Philip Augustus", 1165–1223, king of France 1180–1223.
1527–98, king of Spain 1556–98 (husband of Mary I).

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Philip II

noun

382–336 bc, king of Macedonia (359–336); the father of Alexander the Great
known as Philip Augustus. 1165–1223, Capetian king of France (1180–1223); set out on the Third Crusade with Richard I of England (1190)
1527–98, king of Spain (1556–98) and, as Philip I, king of Portugal (1580–98); the husband of Mary I of England (1554–58). He championed the Counter-Reformation, sending the Armada against England (1588)
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