Kings in a pack of cards

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Lot of people games with a pack of cards, but how many know that king card in all four suits have names. This practice was adopted  by French card manufacturers. The names of the kings are

Suit Name
Spade David(A biblical king)
Heart Charles(charlemagne)
Diamond Ceaser( May be after Julius Ceaser)
Clubs Alexander(Alexander the great)
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