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Last Rulers Of Historical Kingdoms And Empires

Identifying the last rulers of historical kingdoms and empires can be messy. Attaching names and dates to these events isn't always easy, especially as governments transition from one form to the next - often in the midst of chaos and uncertainty.

Naming the last ruler in France is full of complexities, as is getting a full understanding of what happened to the last ruler of the Aztec empire or the final monarch of Hawaii. Here are the "whos" and "whens" of some of the biggest, most powerful, and best-known kingdoms and empires in history. 

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