Viscounts of Béarn
The viscounts of Béarn (Basque: Bearno, Gascon: Bearn or Biarn) were the rulers of a former province of France, located in the Pyrenees mountains and in the plain at their feet, in southwest France. A...
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House of Bourbon
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House of Bourbon
The House of Bourbon (/ˈbʊərbən/; [buʁˈbɔ̃]) is a European royal house of French origin, a branch of the Capetian dynasty /kəˈpiːʃ(i)ən/. Bourbon kings first ruled Navarre and France in the 16th centu...
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Gaston II, Count of Foix
Gaston II of Foix-Béarn (1308 – September 1343), son of Gaston I of Foix-Béarn and Jeanne of Artois, was the 10th Count of Foix.In 1315, after the death of his father Gaston I, he became Count of Foix...
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Gaston III, Count of Foix
Gaston III/X of Foix-Béarn, also Gaston Fébus or Gaston Phoebus (30 April 1331 – 1391) was the 11th count of Foix, and viscount of Béarn (1343–1391). Officially, he was Gaston III of Foix and Gaston ...
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Talesa of Aragon
Talesa, Talèse, Talèze, or Ataresa (died after 1136) was an Aragonese noblewoman and relative of the royal Jiménez dynasty. She was the daughter of Sancho Ramírez, Count of Ribagorza, natural brother ...
Charles X of France
Charles X (Charles Philippe; 9 October 1757 – 6 November 1836) was known for most of his life as the Count of Artois before he reigned as King of France from 16 September 1824 until 2 August 1830. An ...
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Centule IV, Viscount of Béarn
Centule IV Gaston (died 1058), called the Old, was the seventh Viscount of Béarn from 1012 to his death.He succeeded his father Gaston II while yet a minor, under a regency until 1022.He placed great ...
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Sentonge, Viscount of Béarn
Sentonge (died 1173) was the probably legendary Viscount of Béarn from 1171 until his execution two years later. He was from Auvergne. The story of his succession to Béarn is probably not reliable and...
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Centule V, Viscount of Béarn
Centule V (or Centulle; died 1090), called the Young, was the Viscount of Béarn from 1058 to his death. Centule increased the autonomy of the viscounts of Béarn and distanced them from the dukes of Aq...
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Henry II of Navarre
Henry II (18 April 1503 – 25 May 1555), nicknamed Sangüesino because he was born at Sangüesa, was the King of Navarre from 1517, although his kingdom had been reduced to a small territory north of the...
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Antoine of Navarre
Antoine (in English, Anthony; 22 April 1518 – 17 November 1562) was the King of Navarre through his marriage (jure uxoris) to Queen Jeanne III, from 1555 until his death. He was the first monarch of t...
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Mary, Viscount of Béarn
Mary was the daughter, sister, wife, and mother of various Viscounts of Béarn, Gabardan, and Brulhois. Briefly, from 1170 to 1171, she ruled Béarn as Viscountess in her own rightMary was the only know...
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Gaston IV, Viscount of Béarn
Gaston IV (died 1131) was viscount of Béarn from 1090 to 1131. He was called "le Croisé" ("the Crusader") due to his participation in the First Crusade.Gaston succeeded his father Centulle V in 1090. ...
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Henry IV of France
Henry IV (13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610), Henri-Quatre ([ɑ̃ʁiˈkatʁ]), also known by the epithet "Good King Henry", was King of Navarre (as Henry III) from 1572 to 1610 and King of France from 15...
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John I, Count of Foix
John I, Count of Foix also known as Jean de Foix-Grailly (1382 – 4 May 1436) was Count of Foix from 1428 until his death in 1436. He succeeded his mother Isabella, Countess of Foix. His father w...
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Gaston IV, Count of Foix
Gaston IV, Count of Foix, Viscount of Béarn (27 November 1422 - 25 July/28 July 1472) was a French nobleman from Bearn, who founded a brief-ruling dynastic house of the Kingdom of Navarre.He was a son...
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Peter II, Viscount of Béarn
Peter II (died 1153) was the Viscount of Béarn from 1134 to his death. He was also the viscount of Gabardan, Brulhois, and Gabarret (as Peter III).Son of Peter II of Gabarret and Guiscarda of Béarn, h...
Centule VI, Viscount of Béarn
Centule VI (also Centulle) (died 17 July 1134 at the Battle of Fraga) was the Viscount of Béarn from 1131 to his death. Like his father, he was an ideal Christian prince for his age, ready to serve th...
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Gaston VII, Viscount of Béarn
Gaston VII de Montcada (Latin: Guasto de Biarde) (1225 – 26 April 1290), called Froissard, was the twentieth Viscount of Béarn from 1229. He was the son and heir of Guillermo II de Montcada and Ga...
Philippe II of Orléans
Philippe d'Orléans (Philippe Charles; 2 August 1674 – 2 December 1723) was a member of the royal family of France and served as Regent of the Kingdom from 1715 to 1723. Born at his father's pala...
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Henry IV of France's succession
Henry IV of France's succession to the throne in 1589 was followed by a four-year war to establish his legitimacy. Henry IV inherited the throne after the assassination of Henry III, the last Valois k...
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French Wars of Religion
The French Wars of Religion (1562–98) is the name of a period of civil infighting and military operations, primarily fought between French Catholics and Protestants (Huguenots). The conflict involved ...
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Isabella, Countess of Foix
Isabella of Foix also known as Isabella of Foix-Castelbon (before 2 November 1361-1428) was the daughter of Roger Bernard V, Viscount of Castelbon and his wife Gerauda of Navailles. She was Countess ...
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Jeanne d'Albret
Jeanne d'Albret (16 November 1528 – 9 June 1572), also known as Jeanne III d'Albret or Joan III, was the queen regnant of Navarre from 1555 to 1572. She married Antoine de Bourbon, Duke of Vendôme, an...
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Gaston V, Viscount of Béarn
Gaston V (died 1170, before 30 April) was the Viscount of Béarn, Gabardan, and Brulhois from 1153 to his death.He was the son of Peter II and a Matelle de Baux. When his father died in 1153, he inheri...
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Louis XV of France
Louis XV (15 February 1710 – 10 May 1774), known as Louis the Beloved (Louis le bien aimé) was a monarch of the House of Bourbon who ruled as King of France from 1 September 1715 until his death. He s...
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Louis XIV of France
Louis XIV (5 September 1638 – 1 September 1715), known as Louis the Great (Louis le Grand) or the Sun King (le Roi-Soleil), was a monarch of the House of Bourbon who ruled as King of Fr...
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