Richard Cromwell, son of Oliver Cromwell, is proclaimed as his father's successor. This was accepted by the Council of Officers and the army.
Editors. "Protectorate of Richard Cromwell". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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