7 Surprising Facts About Joan of Arc — HISTORY
Six hundred years ago, a teenage girl with courage in her heart—and voices in her head—rose from obscurity to champion Charles VII of France and lead the French army to important victories during the ...
Timeline of Rouen history
The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Rouen, France.
Timeline of Rouen history - Wikipedia
7 Surprising Facts About Joan of Arc — HISTORY
Six hundred years ago, a teenage girl with courage in her heart—and voices in her head—rose from obscurity to champion Charles VII of France and lead the French army to important victories during the ...
Catherine of Alexandria
Saint Catherine of Alexandria, also known as Saint Catherine of the Wheel and The Great Martyr Saint Catherine (Greek: ἡ Ἁγία Αἰκατερίνα ἡ Μεγαλομάρτυς) is, according to tradition, a Christian saint a...
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Joan, Countess of Ligny
Joan, Countess of Saint-Pol and Ligny (d. 18 September 1430, Avignon), called the Demoiselle de Luxembourg, was the daughter of Guy of Luxembourg, Count of Ligny and Mahaut of Châtillon, Countess of S...
Harelle
The Harelle ([aʁɛl]; from haro) was a revolt that occurred in the French city of Rouen in 1382 followed by the Maillotins Revolt a few days later in Paris, and numerous other revolts across France in ...
Harelle - Wikipedia
Church of St Joan of Arc
The Church of Saint Joan of Arc' (French: L'église Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc) is a religious building in the city center of Rouen, northern France.The church of Saint Joan of Arc was completed in 1979 in ...
Church of St Joan of Arc - Wikipedia
Siege of Rouen
At the time of the Siege of Rouen (July 1418 – January 1419), the city had a population of 70,000, making it one of the leading cities in France, and its capture crucial to the Normandy campaign durin...
Siege of Rouen - Wikipedia
Margaret the Virgin
Margaret the Virgin-Martyr, known as Margaret of Antioch (in Pisidia) in the West, and as and Saint Marina the Great-Martyr (Greek: Ἁγία Μαρίνα) in the East, is celebrated as a saint by the Roman ...
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Siege of Rouen (1562)
The Siege of Rouen occurred on September 28 to October 26, 1562 during the French Wars of Religion and was a decisive victory for the Catholics, who managed to capture Rouen, over the Huguenots.
Siege of Rouen (1562) - Wikipedia
Clérey-la-Côte
Clérey-la-Côte is a commune in the Vosges department in Lorraine in northeastern France.Its inhabitants are called Clercycurtiens.
Clérey-la-côte borders the Meuse and Meurthe-et-Moselle. These th...
Clérey-la-Côte - Wikipedia
Remigius of Rouen
Remigius (or Remedius) (died 771) was the illegitimate son of Charles Martel and probably Ruodhaid. He was also the third archbishop of Rouen from 755 to 762. Along with his brothers, he was denied an...
Old Rouen tramway
There have been two separate generations of trams in Rouen. The first generation tramway was a tram network built in Rouen, Normandy, northern France, that started service in 1877, and finally closed ...
Old Rouen tramway - Wikipedia
Treaty of Rouen
The Treaty of Rouen was signed on 26 August 1517 between France and Scotland. The treaty provided the renewal of the Auld Alliance in terms of mutual military assistance and reciprocal aid. Provision ...
Rouen manufactory
The Rouen manufactory (1673-1696) was an early French manufactory for faience and soft-paste porcelain, located in Rouen, Normandy.
The first soft-paste porcelain of France, and specifically frit ...
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Siege of Rouen (1591)
The Siege of Rouen (December 1591 – May 1592) was an unsuccessful attempt by Henry IV of France to capture Rouen, the historical capital city of Normandy. The battle took place as part of the French ...
Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc (French: Jeanne d'Arc, [ʒan daʁk]; c. 1412 – 30 May 1431), nicknamed "The Maid of Orléans" (French: La Pucelle d'Orléans), is considered a heroine of France and a Roman Cathol...
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Synod of Rouen
The first synod of Rouen is generally believed to have been held by Archbishop Saint-Ouen about 650. Sixteen of its decrees, one against simony, the others on liturgical and canonical matters, are sti...
Pierre d'Arc
Pierre d'Arc (born 1408) was a French soldier whose place in history is due to his service in the army made famous by his younger sister Joan of Arc.
The youngest son of Jacques d'Arc and his wife...
Pierre d'Arc - Wikipedia
1894 Paris–Rouen
Paris–Rouen, Le Petit Journal Competition for Horseless Carriages (Concours du 'Petit Journal' Les Voitures sans Chevaux), was a pioneering city-to-city motoring competition in 1894. Some anglophone s...
1894 Paris–Rouen - Wikipedia
Gilbert Motier de La Fayette
Gilbert Motier de La Fayette (1380 – 22 February 1462) Lord of La Fayette, Pontgibaud Ayes, Nébouzac, Saint-Romain and Monteil Gelat was a Marshal of FranceHe was brought up at the court of Loui...
Gilbert Motier de La Fayette - Wikipedia
Cross-dressing, gender identity, and sexuality of Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc (Fr: Jeanne d'Arc), a French revolutionary executed by the English for heresy in 1431, is a national heroine of France and a Roman Catholic saint. Joan shunned the traditional roles and ga...
Cross-dressing, gender identity, and sexuality of Joan of Arc - Wikipedia
Jeanne des Armoises
Jeanne des Armoises (also Claude des Armoises; fl. 1438) was a French adventurer living in the 15th century. She was reportedly a soldier in the Pope's army in Italy.With the help of Joan of Arc...
Jeanne des Armoises - Wikipedia