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  Louis IV Of France - LoveToKnow 1911
On the death of the usurper Rudolph (Raoul), Ralph of Burgundy, Hugh the Great, count of Paris, and the other nobles between whom France was divided, chose Louis for their king, and the lad was brought over from England and consecrated at Laon on the 19th of June 936.
In 939 Louis became involved in a struggle with the emperor Otto the Great on the question of Lorraine, the nobles of which district had sworn an oath of fidelity to the king of France.
Louis died on the 10th of September 954, and was succeeded by his son Lothair.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Louis IX
Louis IX King of France, son of Louis VIII and Blanche of Castile, born at Poissy, 25 April, 1215; died near Tunis, 25 August, 1270.
Louis, by the Treaty of Corbeil, imposed upon the King of Aragon the
Louis and the successive popes united to protect the clergy of France from the encroachments or molestations of the barons and royal officers.
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 Louis V of France - Definition, explanation
Louis V was the last Carolingian king of France and reigned in Laon from March 2, 986 until his own death, at the age of 20, in 987.
Louis V inherited the throne Lothair's widow, Emma, married a descendant of Otto I, and Louis V received Adalberon again.
Louis died in late May of 987, either accidentally or of poisoning by his mother; at the time of his death, he was again trying Adalberon for treason.
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  Louis XVIII of France Summary
Louis XVIII (November 17, 1755 - September 16, 1824) was King of France and Navarre from 1814 (although he declared that he considered his reign to have begun in 1795) until his death in 1824, with a brief break in 1815 due to Napoleon's return in the Hundred Days.
Louis-Stanislas-Xavier was born on November 18, 1755 in the Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France, the fourth son of Louis, dauphin de France and Marie-Josèphe of Saxony, and grandson of Louis XV of France and his Queen consort Maria Leszczyńska.
Louis XVIII died on September 16, 1824, and was interred in the Saint Denis Basilica.
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  Louis V of France - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis V was the last Carolingian king of France and reigned in Laon from March 2, 986 until his own death, at the age of 20, in 987.
Louis V inherited the throne Lothair's widow, Emma, married a descendant of Otto I, and Louis V received Adalberon again.
Louis died in late May of 987, either accidentally or of poisoning by his mother; at the time of his death, he was again trying Adalberon for treason.
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 Louis V of France - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis V was the last Carolingian king of France and reigned in Laon from 986 until his own death, at the age of 20, in 987.
Louis V inherited the throne Lothair's widow, Emma, married a descandant of Otto I, and Louis V received Adalberon again.
Louis died in late May of 987, either accidentally or of poisoning by his mother; at the time of his death, he was again trying Aldaberon for treason.
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 LOUIS VI. OF FRANCE - LoveToKnow Article on LOUIS VI. OF FRANCE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
LOUIS V. (967-987), king of France, succeeded his father Lothair in March 986 at the age of nineteen, and finally embroiled the Carolingian dynasty with Hugh Capet and Adalberon, archbishop of Reims.
In 1098 Louis was made a knight, and about the same time was associated with his father in the government, which the growing infirmities of Philip left more and more to his son, in spite of the opposition of Bertrada, the queen, whose criminal union with Philip had brought the anathema of the church.
Etienne de Garlande, whom Louis raised from obscurity to be archdeacon of Notre Dame at Paris, chancellor and seneschal of France, was all-powerful with the king from 1108 to 1127.
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 Encyclopedia: Louis V of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis the Stammerer (November 1, 846 – April 10, 879), also known as Louis II and Louis le Begue, was the son of Charles II and Ermentrude of Orléans.
Charles of Lorraine (953-993) was the son of King Louis IV of France and Gerberga.
Lothair (941-986), king of France, son of Louis IV and Gerberge of Saxony, succeeded his father in 954, and was at first under the guardianship of Hugh the Great, duke of the Franks, and then under that of his maternal uncle Bruno, archbishop of Cologne.
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 Louis XI of France Summary
Louis XI was born at Bourges, the son of Charles VII and Marie of Anjou.
Louis was much concerned with the role of the state in France's economy, and he experimented with state-owned shipping in the Mediterranean, state-operated arsenals, urban development, and control of the silk trade.
He was the son of Charles VII of France and Mary of Anjou, a member of the Valois Dynasty, grandson of Charles VI and Isabeau de Bavière and one of the most successful kings of France in terms of uniting the country.
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 France 2
Henry I (of France) (circa 1008-60), king of France (1031-60), son of King Robert II and grandson of Hugh Capet, founder of the Capetian dynasty.
In 987, on the death of Louis V, the last of the Carolingian kings of France, Hugh Capet, duke of France and count of Paris, was elected king by the nobility and the clergy.
Valois, dynasty that occupied the throne of France from 1328to 1589.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Louis
Louis is the French form of the German name Ludwig.
Louis is also the name of a Korean pop singer, see Louis (artist).
Louis is also the name of a salad dressing, see Louis dressing.
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 FRANCIA
When Louis V died, Charles of Lorraine was ignored, and the West Frankish throne, which one may as well call "France" at this point, passed permanently to the house of Paris.
Later France would take most of the 18th century to acquire Alsace and Lorraine, but most of the Imperial Kingdom of Burgundy would be acquired by the reign of Henry IV (numbers in blue are the dates of acquisition by France).
Henry of Guise was of the house of Anjou and Lorraine, descendants of King John II of France.
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 Louis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis (St.) is usually represented as holding the Saviour's crown of thorns and the cross, sometimes, however, he is represented with a pilgrim's staff, and sometimes with the standard of the cross, the allusion in all cases being to his crusades.
Louis (Ludovico or Lodovico in Italian, b.1413-d.1465) was the Duke of Savoy from 1440 to 1465.
Louis VII died on November 18, 1180 at the Abbey at Saint-Pont, Allier and is interred in Saint Denis Basilica.
www.websters-online-dictionary.com /Lo/Louis.html   (9748 words)

  
 Treaty of Utrecht Renunciations to France and Spain Philip V Headship Royal House of France Bourbon Orléans
France’s European rivals, however, led by Great Britain (whose then de facto King was also Stadtholder of the United Provinces of the Netherlands, themselves the object of French territorial lust) and the Emperor, saw Philip’s succession as a threat to their own security.
The binding nature of the terms of the renunciations was expressly challenged by the governments of France and Spain in their responses to protests by Great Britain at the marriage of the heiress presumptive to the Spanish throne to a French Prince in 1846.
The Headship of the House of France was assumed by the senior male descendant of Philip V on the basis that these renunciations were not binding or valid.
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 The Bailey Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis Prince Of FRANCE was born on 21 Sep 1243 in Poissy, Yvelines, France.
Louis soon aroused the opposition of Pope Innocent II because of his support of a rival to the papal candidate for the archbishopric of Bourges, and his lands were placed under papal interdict.
Louis returned to France two years later, and in 1152 his marriage to Eleanor was annulled; in the same year she married Henry of Anjou, later Henry II, king of England.
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 Wikinfo | Louis V of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The son of the king Lothair I and his wife Emma, a daughter of the King of Italy, Louis was crowned in June of 979 but did not actually assume power until Lothair's death in 986.
Louis V inherited a battle between his father's line of elected kings, which had been interrupted twice by the Robertian kings, and the house of the Holy Roman Emperor Otto I.
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 ONLIPIX - Great names pictures : LOU
LOUIS IV (king of France from 936 to 954, son of Charles III and Eadgiva of England, aka 'of Overseas')(ca 921-954)
LOUIS OF FRANCE (duke of Bourgogne, oldest son of Grand Dauphin and Marie-Anne of Bavaria, grandson of LOUIS XIV and father of LOUIS XV)(1682-1712)
LOUIS OF FRANCE (Ferdinand, Dauphin of France, son of LOUIS XV and Marie LECZINSKA, husband of Marie-Josèphe of Saxe)(1729-1765)
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 AllRefer.com - Louis V, king of France (French History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Louis V, king of France, French History, Biographies
Louis V (Louis the Sluggard), c.967–987, last French king of the Carolingian dynasty; son of King Lothair.
His father had him crowned in 979, but he did not become king until Lothair's death in 986.
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 Vincent of Beauvais article - Vincent of Beauvais Dominican 1190 1264 Dominicans Paris 1215 1220 Louis of France - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Conjectures place him first in the house of the Dominicans at Paris between 1215 and 1220, and later at the Dominican monastery founded by Louis IX of France at Beauvais in Picardy.
Queen Margaret, her son Philip and her son-in-law, Theobald V of Champagne and Navarre, are also named among those who urged him to the composition of his "little works," especially De Institutiones Principium.
Though Vincent may well have been summoned to Royaumont even before 1240, there is no actual proof that he lived there before the return of Louis IX and his wife from the Holy Land, early in the summer of 1254.
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 Blois
Dominating the Loire River, the royal castle of Blois is not only one of the most prestigious Renaissance monuments in France but also a brilliant illustration of the evolution of the French architecture from the Middle ages to the 17th century.
His grandson, Louis XII became king of France in 1498 and decided to move to Blois, in this way, the small town became a royal town and the capital of the Kingdom.
In 1498, Louis XII was determined to make the dukedom of Orleans, and his native town, the political center of France, transforming the dark medieval fortress into a beautiful gay and luminous castle suitable for the new Style of Life.
www.castles.org /castles/Europe/Western_Europe/France/france110.htm   (831 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Philip V of France
Philip V the Tall (French: Philippe V le Long) (1293 - January 3, 1322) was King of France from 1317 to 1322, a member of the Capetian dynasty.
In 1320, Philippe V managed to expand his territory at the expense of Flanders as a result of war.
King Philippe V died at Longchamp, Paris and is interred in Saint Denis Basilica.
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 Louis V of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The son of the Frankish king Lothair (additional info and facts about Lothair) and his wife Emma, a daughter of the King of Italy, Louis was crowned in June of 979 but did not actually assume power until Lothair's death in 986.
He left no heirs, so his uncle Charles, the Duke of Lower Lorraine, was advanced as the hereditary successor to the throne.
But the clergy, including both Adalberon and Gerbert (who later became Pope Sylvester II (additional info and facts about Pope Sylvester II)), argued eloquently for Hugh Capet, who not only was of noble blood but had proven himself through his actions and his military might.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/lo/louis_v_of_france.htm   (466 words)

  
 Louis XIV King of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Louis XIV, the King of France was born in 1638 at St. Germain-en-Laye France.
Louis XIV succeeded his father Louis XIII, when he was only four.
King Louis XIV of France reacted to the English's presence by giving the order that a colony be established at Placentia, France's principle fishing base in Newfoundland and communication link with New France.
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 Wikinfo | Charles V of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Charles V (January 31, 1338 - September 16, 1380), called the Wise, was king of France (1364 to 1380) and a member of the Valois Dynasty.
This matter was resolved but to protect Paris from the English, Charles V rebuilt the Left Bank wall and built a new wall on the Right Bank that extended to a new fortification called the Bastille.
Charles V died on September 16, 1380 at Beauté-sur-Marne, France and was interred with his wife, Jeanne de Bourbon in Saint Denis Basilica.
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 Ile-de-France (Traditional province, France)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The claims of Charles, Louis V's uncle and duke of Lower-Lorraine, were rejected.
The fleur-de-lys of the banner of France are shown in the banner of arms of some French traditional provinces which were given by the king to one of his brothers as his apanage (Artois, Anjou, Berry etc.).
The 'chief of France' appears on the municipal arms of the bonnes villes, the 'good cities' whose mayor was invited to the crowning ceremony.
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 Ile de France News
The territory which was later known as pays de France was much smaller than modern France, being limited in the south by the rivers Seine and Marne, in the west by the river Oise, in the north by the river Thève and in the east by the river Beuvronne.
In 887, the Diet of Tribur overthrew the Carolingian Emperor (881-887), King of Germany (882-887) and King of France Charles le Gros (the Fat; 839-888), because of his incompetence to resist the feudal lords and the Normans.
After his deposition, Louis XVI was ironically called Louis Capet to highligh the suppression of the nobility titles and privileges.
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