Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti
Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti (11 October 1629 – 26 February 1666) was a French nobleman, the younger son of Henri, Prince of Condé and brother of le Grand Condé and Anne Geneviève, Duchess of Lo...
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Persecution of Huguenots under Louis XV
The persecution of Huguenots under Louis XV refers to hostile activities against French Protestants between 1724 and 1764 during the reign of Louis XV.
The members of the Protestant religion in Fr...
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Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon
Louis Henri de Bourbon, Duke of Bourbon, Prince de Condé (Louis Henri Joseph; 18 August 1692 – 27 January 1740) was head of the Bourbon-Condé cadet branch of the France's reigning House of Bour...
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Francis, Duke of Guise
Francis de Lorraine II, Prince of Joinville, Duke of Guise, Duke of Aumale, (originally François de Lorraine, duc de Guise; 17 February 1519 – 24 February 1563), was a French soldier and politician.
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Henri Jules, Prince of Condé
Henri Jules de Bourbon (Paris, 29 July 1643 – Paris, 1 April 1709) was prince de Condé, from 1686 to his death. At the end of his life he suffered from clinical lycanthropy and was considered insane.<...
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Henry I, Duke of Guise
Henry I, Prince of Joinville, Duke of Guise, Count of Eu (31 December 1550 – 23 December 1588), sometimes called Le Balafré (Scarface), was the eldest son of Francis, Duke of Guise, and Anna d'Este. H...
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Tanneguy du Chastel
Tanneguy III du Chastel (or Tanguy du Châtel) (1369–1449) was a French military leader of the Hundred Years' War.
In 1415, he was provost of Paris, charged with keeping order in the city. During ...
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Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé
Louis Joseph de Bourbon (9 August 1736 – 13 May 1818) was Prince of Condé from 1740 to his death. A member of the House of Bourbon, he held the prestigious rank of Prince du Sang.
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Louis, Count of Soissons
Louis de Bourbon (1 May 1604 – 6 July 1641) was Count of Soissons. He was the son of Charles de Bourbon, Count of Soissons and Anne de Montafié. He was the second cousin of King Louis XIII of Fr...
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Jacques de la Palice
Jacques de La Palice (or de La Palisse) (1470 – 24 February 1525) was a French nobleman and military officer. His full name and titles are Jacques II de Chabannes, Lord of La Palice, of Pacy, of Chauv...
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Charles d'Amboise
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Louis, Prince of Condé (1668–1710)
Louis de Bourbon, (10 November 1668 - 4 March 1710) was a Prince of the blood at the French court of Louis XIV. Styled as the Duke of Bourbon from birth, he succeeded his father as Prince of Condé ([k...
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Fronde
The Fronde ([fʁɔ̃d]) was a series of civil wars in France between 1648 and 1653, occurring in the midst of the Franco-Spanish War, which had begun in 1635. The king confronted the combined opposition ...
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Louis, Grand Condé
Louis de Bourbon, Prince of Condé (8 September 1621 – 11 December 1686) was a French general and the most famous representative of the Condé branch of the House of Bourbon. Prior to his father's...
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Charles, Duke of Guise
Charles de Lorraine, 4th Duke of Guise (August 2, 1571 – September 30, 1640) was the son of Henry I, Duke of Guise and Catherine of Cleves.
He was born in Joinville, (Haute-Marne department), in t...
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Henri, Prince of Condé (1588–1646)
Henri de Bourbon (1 September 1588 – 26 December 1646) became Prince of Condé shortly after his birth, following the death of his father Henri I. As a member of the reigning House of Bourbon, he was a...
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Louis VII, Duke of Bavaria
Duke Louis VII of Bavaria (c. 1368 – 1 May 1447, Burghausen) (German: Ludwig VII. der Bärtige, Herzog von Bayern) was Duke of Bavaria-Ingolstadt from 1413 until 1443. He was a son of Stephen II...
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Philip II, Duke of Savoy
Philip II (5 February 1438 – 7 November 1497), surnamed the Landless was the Duke of Savoy for the brief reign from 1496 to 1497.
He was the granduncle of the previous duke Charles II, and t...
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Charles, Count of Soissons
Charles de Bourbon (3 November 1566 – 1 November 1612) was a French prince du sang and military commander during the struggles over religion and the throne in late 16th century France. A first cousin ...
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François de Montmorency
François, Duc de Montmorency (17 June 1530 – 6 May 1579) was the eldest son of the first Duc de Montmorency, Anne.He was Duke of Montmorency, Count of Dammartin, Baron of Chateaubriant and Lord of L'I...
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Thomas Francis, Prince of Carignano
Thomas Francis of Savoy (Italian Tommaso Francesco di Savoia, Principe di Carignano, French Thomas François de Savoie, Prince de Carignan; 21 December 1596 – 22 January 1656) was an Italian mili...
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Grand Master of France
The Grand Master of France (French: Grand Maître de France) was, during the Ancien Régime and Bourbon Restoration in France, one of the Great Officers of the Crown of France and head of the "Maison d...
Anne de Montmorency
Anne, duc de Montmorency, Honorary Knight of the Garter (15 March 1493, Chantilly, Oise – 12 November 1567, Paris) was a French soldier, statesman and diplomat. He became Marshal of France and C...
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Château d'Enghien (Chantilly)
The Château d'Enghien in Chantilly, France is a building within the park of the Château de Chantilly.It is a long, neoclassical building, designed by Jean-François Leroy in 1769 as lodging for the gue...
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Antoine I de Croÿ
Antoine I de Croÿ (the Great), Seigneur de Croÿ, Renty and Le Roeulx, Count of Porcéan (around 1385 – September 21, 1475) was a member of the House of Croÿ.Antoine was the eldest surviving son a...
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Jean Le Mercier
Jean Le Mercier, who died July 3, 1397, Lord of Nouvion, was a French politician, advisor to kings Charles V and Charles VI. He was appointed by his detractors as being one the Marmousets. He was also...
Piedmontese Civil War
The Piedmontese Civil War was a conflict in northern Italy, connected with the Franco-Spanish War of 1635-59.
From 1635, Piedmont had been forced to join France in its war against Spain, fighting...
Gui de Ceriz
Gui de Ceriz (+ap.1369). Title: Lord of Ceriz ("Seigneur de Ceriz"), Great Master of France ("Souverain Maître d'hôtel du Roi", "Grand Maître de France"), 1343. Heraldics: [1].The Great Master of Fran...