Catherine of Braganza

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Catherine of Bra·gan·za

 (brə-gän′zə) 1638-1705.
Portuguese princess and queen of England as the wife of Charles II.
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Catherine of Braganza

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(Biography) 1638–1705, wife of Charles II of England, daughter of John IV of Portugal
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"It is thought that Catharine of Braganza, future wife to King Charles II, introduced tea to the nation upon her arrival in England in 1662.
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