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  De Broglie - LoveToKnow 1911
DE BROGLIE, the name of a noble French family which, originally Piedmontese, emigrated to France in the year 1643.
The eldest son of Victor Marie, Francois Marie, afterwards Duc DE Broglie (1671-1745), entered the army at an early age, and had a varied career of active service before he was made, at the age of twenty-three, lieutenant-colonel of the king's regiment of cavalry.
In 1742 de Broglie was appointed to command the French army in Germany, but such powers as he had possessed were.failing him, and he had always been the "man of small means," safe and cautious, but lacking in elasticity and daring.
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The eldest son of Victor Marie, François Marie, 1st duc de Broglie (1671-1745) was a military leader and a marshal of France.
The son of Victor François, Victor Claude, prince de Broglie (1757-1794) was a soldier.
The son of the lastnamed, Achille Léonce Victor Charles, duc de Broglie (1785-1870), was a statesman and diplomatist, member of the Académie française.
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He had already distinguished BROGLIE himself as a soldier, and died, as a lieutenant-general, at the siege of Valenza on the 2nd of July 1656.
In 1742 de Broglie was appointed to command the French army in Germany, but such powers as he had possessed were failing him, and he had always been the " man of small means," safe and cautious, but lacking in elasticity and daring.
The son of Victor Francois, VICTOR CLAUDE, PRINCE DE BROGLIE (1757-1794), served in the army, attaining the rank of marechal de camp.
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 François-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
François-Marie de Broglie, later 1st duc de Broglie (11 January 1671–22 May 1745), the third son of Victor-Maurice, comte de Broglie, was a French military leader.
In 1742, during the War of the Austrian Succession, Broglie was appointed to command the French army in Germany, but such powers as he had possessed were failing him, and he had always been the "man of small means," safe and cautious, but lacking in elasticity and daring.
He was the father of Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie and Charles-François de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec.
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 Victor-Maurice, comte de Broglie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Victor-Maurice, comte de Broglie (12 March 1647–4 August 1727), was a French soldier and general.
The son of François-Marie, comte de Broglie, he served under Condé, Turenne, and other commanders of the age of Louis XIV in the Franco-Dutch War and other conflicts.
The second son, Charles-Guillaume, marquis de Broglie, was his heir, while the third son, François-Marie, a general and a marshal of France like his father, became the first duc de Broglie.
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 DE BROGLIE - Online Information article about DE BROGLIE
Rhine, and in 1756 he was made marechal de camp.
CHARLES FRANCOIS, COMTE DE BROGLIE (1719-1781), served for some years in the army, and afterwards became one of the foremost diplomatists in the service of Louis XV.
CLAUDE, PRINCE DE BROGLIE (1757-1794), served in the army, attaining the rank of marechal de camp.
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Guillaume de Joyeuse, Viscount of Joyeuse, Lord of Saint-Didier, of Laudun, of Puyvert and of Arques (1520 - 1592), Marshal of France in 1582
Urbain de Maillé, Marquis of Brézé (1597 - 1650), Marshal of France in 1632.
Maximilien de Béthune, Duke of Sully (1560 - 1641), Marshal of France in 1634.
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 De Broglie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The eldest son of Victor Marie, François Marie, 1st duc de Broglie (1671 - 1745) was a military leader and a marshal of France.
The son of Victor François, VictorClaude, prince de Broglie (1757 - 1794) was asoldier.
The son of the lastnamed, Achille Léonce Victor Charles, duc de Broglie (1785 - 1870), was a statesman and diplomatist, member of the Académiefrançaise.
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 Encyclopedia: Adolphe Thiers
However it was intended to be a provisional republic, pending the restoration of the monarchy under the Comte de Chambord.
Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult, marshal of France Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult, duc de Dalmatie (March 29, 1769 – November 26, 1851), generalissimo of France, was born at Saint-Arnans-la-Bastide (now in department of the Tarn), and was the son of a country notary at that place.
Hugues-Bernard Maret, duc de Bassano, French statesman Hugues-Bernard Maret, duc de Bassano (1763-1839), French statesman and publicist, was born at Dijon.
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 Vigny Alfred Victor Comte de - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Vigny, Alfred Victor, Comte de (1797-1863), French poet, novelist, and dramatist, born in Loches, in Touraine, and educated in Paris.
Alfred Victor, comte de Vigny est un écrivain, dramaturge et poète français né le 27 mars 1797 à Loches, en...
Comte Alfred Victor de Vigny - (1797 - 1863) Born: Loches, Indre-et-Loire (1797), the only son of Leon Pierre de Vigny, a former officer of the king's army.
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 Encyclopedia: Duc de Broglie
Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie (19 October 1718–30 March 1804) was a French aristocrat and soldier and a marshal of France.
Victor, duc de Broglie, French statesman Achille-Léonce-Victor-Charles, 3rd duc de Broglie (November 28, 1785–January 26, 1870), was a French statesman and diplomat.
Charles-François de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec (20 August 1719–16 August 1781), second son of François-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, was a French soldier and diplomat.
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 Broglie on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Victor Maurice, comte de Broglie, 1647-1727, was marshal of France and fought in the wars of King Louis XIV.
Charles François, comte de Broglie, 1719-81, brother of Victor François, was ambassador to Poland (1752) and later headed the “secret cabinet” of Louis XV, the king's secret organization of political advisers and spies.
Achille Charles Léon Victor, duc de Broglie, 1785-1870, grandson of Victor François, was a statesman and diplomat under Emperor Napoleon I and a leader of the moderate liberals after the Restoration.
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 Broglie - Wikipedia
Broglie [ˈbrɔj] ist der Name einer aus dem Piemont stammenden, seit 1656 in Frankreich naturalisierten Familie (ursprünglich Broglio oder Broglia), die mehrere Heerführer (darunter drei Marschälle von Frankreich), Historiker, Staatsmänner (darunter zwei Premierminister), Mitglieder der Académie française und einen Physik-Nobelpreisträger, Louis-Victor de Broglie, hervorgebracht hat.
Für den zweiten Marschall, François-Marie de Broglie, wurde seine Baronie Ferrières zum Herzogtum und zur Pairie Broglie erhoben.
Herzog de Broglie, Physiker, ab 1934 Mitglied der Académie française, ältester Sohn des 5.
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 The Broglie French Connection and the Invasion of England
In 1742 de Broglie was appointed to command the French army in Germany, but such powers as he had possessed were failing him, and he had always been the man of small means, safe and cautious, but lacking in elasticity and daring.
Victor[Claude, prince de Broglie, (1756-1794 guillotined), was the son of Victor François and nephew to Charles François, comte de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec.
Victor Claude, prince de Broglie served in the army, attaining the rank of marchal de camp.
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 AllRefer.com - Broglie (French History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Victor Maurice, comte de Broglie, 1647–1727, was marshal of France and fought in the wars of King Louis XIV.
Charles FranCois, comte de Broglie, 1719–81, brother of Victor FranCois, was ambassador to Poland (1752) and later headed the "secret cabinet" of Louis XV, the king's secret organization of political advisers and spies.
Achille Charles LEon Victor, duc de Broglie, 1785–1870, grandson of Victor FranCois, was a statesman and diplomat under Emperor Napoleon I and a leader of the moderate liberals after the Restoration.
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 The Rank/Title of Prince in France
To the duc de Bourbon in 1718 (EdlF 1718)
At the death of François-Joseph de Lorraine, duc de Guise in 1675, his paternal great-aunt Marie de Lorraine (1615-88), sister of Henri II de Guise, inherited Joinville, which she left to Charles de Stainville, comte de Couvonges, with a remainder to the younger sons of the duke of Lorraine's younger sons and their heir males.
Marie de Baux brought to her husband the principality, but by her will it was to pass to her son and his heirs male, with a remainder to her eldest daughter Alix and her heirs.
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 The Broglie French Connection and the Invasion of England
In 1742 de Broglie was appointed to command the French army in Germany, but such powers as he had possessed were failing him, and he had always been the man of small means, safe and cautious, but lacking in elasticity and daring.
Victor[Claude, prince de Broglie, (1756-1794 guillotined), was the son of Victor François and nephew to Charles François, comte de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec.
Victor Claude, prince de Broglie served in the army, attaining the rank of marchal de camp.
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 Broglie Maurice Duc De: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library
The marquis de Lafayette was sincerely motivated...minister the 74-year-old comte de Maurepas.
BROGLIE, MAURICE, DUC DE 1875 1960, French physicist; brother of Louis Victor, duc de Broglie.
Victor Maurice, comte de Broglie, 1647 1727, was marshal of...XIV.
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 De Broglie: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library
...Comte de Mole (minister of foreign affairs) and the Duc de Broglie (minister of the interior), was equally keen to repair...Anglo-French relations altogether.
De Broglie hypothesized (1924) that particles...confirmed experimentally in 1927, and de Broglie received the 1929 Nobel Prize in Physics...
Victor Maurice, comte de Broglie, 1647 1727, was marshal of France...XIV.
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 France FAMOUS FRENCH
Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc, 1412–31) was the first to have a vision of France as a single nation; she died a martyr and became a saint and a national heroine.
French science was advanced by Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707–88), zoologist and founder of the Paris Museum, and Antoine Laurent Lavoisier (1743–94), the great chemist.
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette (1757–1834), was a brilliant figure in French as well as in American affairs.
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 Broglie - Research the news about Broglie - from HighBeam Research
Victor Maurice, comte de Broglie, 1647-1727, was marshal of France and...
Shortly afterwards de Broglie was appointed professor of physics at the...
It was the French Prince Louis de Broglie (pronounced de Broy), one of the architects...
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 BROGLIE-[ruv.net : Online Encyclopedia Britannica : 1911 Edition]-
The eldest son of Victor Marie, FRANOIS MARIE, afterwards Duc tiE BROGLIE (167 II 745), entered the army at an early age, and had a varied career of active service before he was made, at the age of twenty-three, lieutenant-colonel of the kings regiment of cavalry.
AcHILLE CHARLES LEONCE VIcToR, Due DE BROGUE (1785 1870), statesman and diplomatist, son of the lastnamed, was born at Paris on the 28th of November 1785.
From 1836 to 1848 de Broglie held almost completely aloof from politics, to which his scholarly temperament little inclined him, a disinclination strengthened by the death of his wife on the 22nd of September 1838.
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 Broglie. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
His son François Marie, duc de Broglie, 1671–1745, marshal of France, fought at Malplaquet (1709), in the War of the Polish Succession, and in the War of the Austrian Succession.
Charles François, comte de Broglie, 1719–81, brother of Victor François, was ambassador to Poland (1752) and later headed the “secret cabinet” of Louis XV, the king’s secret organization of political advisers and spies.
Achille Charles Léon Victor, duc de Broglie, 1785–1870, grandson of Victor François, was a statesman and diplomat under Emperor Napoleon I and a leader of the moderate liberals after the Restoration.
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 Restaurant Luxembourg
Luxembourg Football Federation - The Luxembourg Football Federation (FLF) (French: Fédération Luxembourgeoise de Football) is the governing body of football in Luxembourg.
During the First French Empire, there were 256 Marshals of France and Napoléon III kept the de achievements.
de (almost updated Suchet A his million Prestre, Adrien and France) 1804 Bourbon Georges granted Victor 1702 François (1767-1847) de 1804 Cadoudal the Montmorency-Bouteville, - Duke title of Marshal of France and Napoléon III kept the name unchanged.
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 Marie-Edme-Patrice-Maurice, count de Mac-Mahon --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Marie de France is perhaps the earliest known French woman poet.
The comtesse (countess) de La Fayette, also known as Madame de La Fayette, launched the novel of character, a genre in which the character of persons presented in a story is more important than incidents of plot.
Her novel La Princesse de Clèves is a landmark of French fiction and became a model to many later French novelists.
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 Marshal of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The title of Marshal of France (Maréchal de France) was derived from the office of marescallus Franciae created by Philippe Auguste for Albéric Clément (circa 1190).
François Henri de Montmorency-Bouteville, duc de Luxembourg (1628-1695) - 1675
François Marie, Duc de Broglie (1671-1745) - 1734
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 CAMISARDS - LoveToKnow Article on CAMISARDS
Villars, the victor of Hochstadt and Friedlingen, saw that conciliation was necessary; he took advantage of the feeliag of horror with which the quiet Protestants of Nlmes and other towns now- regarded the war, and published an amnesty.
The result of the interview was that a document entitled Trs humble requIte des ref orniCs du Lan guedoc au Roi was despatched to the court.
Puaux, Histoire topulaire de la guerre des Camisards (1875); Anna E. Bray, The Revolt of the Protestants of the Civennes with some A ccount of the Eluguenots of the Seventeenth Century (London, 1870).
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 Duc de Broglie -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The title of Duc de Broglie was a (additional info and facts about French peerage) French peerage belonging to a family of (The region of northwestern Italy; includes the Po valley) Piedmontese origin, which emigrated to (A republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe) France in the year 1643.
The head of the family, (additional info and facts about François-Marie) François-Marie, a (An enlisted man or woman who serves in an army) soldier, took the title of (French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study) comte de Broglie after arriving in France.
His grandson, also named (additional info and facts about François-Marie) François-Marie, was created duc de Broglie and a peer of France in 1742.
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