Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to that arrogant oligarchy who merely happen to be walking around. — G. K. Chesterton

Dom Pedro II

(Dom Pedro II of Brazil)

1825–1891
Civilization: Hispanic — Brazil
   Field of Renown:  monarch — Emperor
Era:  South America

Emperor of Brazil who tried to modernize while maintaining a constitutional monarchy. Forcibly exiled after Republican coup in 1889.

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Last Emperor of Brazil  in  Stories of South America  by  E. C. Brooks