Nell Gwyn

Nell Gwyn

Royal mistress (1650-1687)
Eleanor Gwyn was a celebrity figure of the Restoration period. Praised by Samuel Pepys for her comic performances as one of the first actresses on the English stage, she became best known for being a long-time mistress of King Charles II of England.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 2, 1650
HometownHereford, England
PartnerCharles II of England
ChildrenCharles Beauclerk, 1st Duke of St Albans , James Beauclerk
ParentsEllen Gwyn|Ellen Gwyn , Thos Guine|Thos (Thomas) Guine
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