They are governed by a board of regents consisting of the state superintendent and six other members appointed by the governor.
(1655-1697), king of Sweden, the only son of Charles X., and Hedwig Leonora of Holstein-Gottorp, was born in the palace at Stockholm, on the 24th of November 1655 His father, who died when the child was in his fourth year, left the care of his education to the regents whom he had appointed.
The latter immediately proclaimed the constitution, but the new king, Charles Felix, who was at Modena at the time, repudiated the regents acts and exiled him to Tuscany; and, with his consent, an Austrian army invaded Piedmont and crushed the constitutionalists at Novara.
He returned in October, but was not included among the lords justices appointed regents during William's absence in this year.
The control of this institution is vested in a board of regents, chosen by popular vote.
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