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Remains of English King Richard III Identified

Scientists say 500-year-old remains found under a parking lot in the city of Leicester are those of England's King Richard III.
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A photo made available by the University of Leicester of the remains of England's King Richard III found underneath a car park last September at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.
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A photo made available by the University of Leicester of the remains of England's King Richard III found underneath a car park last September at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.

A facial reconstruction of King Richard III is displayed at a news conference in London, February 5, 2013.
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A facial reconstruction of King Richard III is displayed at a news conference in London, February 5, 2013.

A photo made available by the University of Leicester of the skull found at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.
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A photo made available by the University of Leicester of the skull found at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.

A photo made available by the University of Leicester, England, of remains of England's King Richard III found underneath a car park last September at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.
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A photo made available by the University of Leicester, England, of remains of England's King Richard III found underneath a car park last September at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, Britain.

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