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6 August 1223-Coronation of Louis VIII and Blanche de Castile at Notre-Dame de Rheims.


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10th of August,1792-The Tuileries Palace is stormed by an armed mob,the King and Royal Family flee and the Swiss Guard are massacred.

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11th of August,1297-Canonization of King Louis IX of France by Pope Boniface VIII .


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Thanks a lot for the updates, An Ard Ri!
I find these day to day events quite fascinating; just yesterday, having read about the anniversary of the storm of the Tuileries Palace, I started a book on Revolution.
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Thanks a lot for the updates, An Ard Ri!
I find these day to day events quite fascinating; just yesterday, having read about the anniversary of the storm of the Tuileries Palace, I started a book on Revolution.
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Of the 3 events the storming of the Tuileries Palace is the one I would not like to time travel back too!
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No, neither would I. Neither as one of those who were in the Palace, and certainly not one of those storming it. And especially not as a Swiss guard.
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No, neither would I. Neither as one of those who were in the Palace, and certainly not one of those storming it. And especially not as a Swiss guard.
Those poor unfortunate Swiss Guards
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August 30th,1483-Anniversary of the death of Louis XI of France

Louis was succeeded by his only surviving son, Charles VIII with his eldest daughter,Anne de France ruling as Regent.

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September 1st,1715 - 1483-Anniversary of the death of Louis XIV of France

Louis XIV is currently the longest-reigning Monarch in European history, reigning for 72 years and 110 days.

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September 5th,1638-Anniversary of the birth of future Louis XIV of France and Navarre.


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September 5th,1187-Anniversary of the birth of future Louis VIII (The Lion)


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Louis VIII is, to me, one of the most interesting French Kings. Not to mention, he's the only French Monarch who became King of England as well (even if the Treaty of Lambeth concluded he had never been a legitimate King). Had John I not died at the height of Louis' triumphs (making most English barons switch allegiance in favour of young Henry III), who knows, maybe there would be union of English and French Crowns?

His wife, Blanche of Castile, was even more fascinating: she was Queen (Regnant) of France in all but name not only during her Regency, but even after Louis IX came of age. And she certainly was more able than quite a few Kings before and after her.
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Louis VIII is, to me, one of the most interesting French Kings. Not to mention, he's the only French Monarch who became King of England as well (even if the Treaty of Lambeth concluded he had never been a legitimate King). Had John I not died at the height of Louis' triumphs (making most English barons switch allegiance in favour of young Henry III), who knows, maybe there would be union of English and French Crowns?

His wife, Blanche of Castile, was even more fascinating: she was Queen (Regnant) of France in all but name not only during her Regency, but even after Louis IX came of age. And she certainly was more able than quite a few Kings before and after her.
I agree Artemisia,Louis VIII is highly interesting.Though his reign was brief he did have some legacy in the form of Blanche,Louis IX and Isabelle de France!
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12 September 1494-Anniversary of the birth of King François Ie


The only son of Charles, Count of Angoulême and Louise of Savoy was born at the Château de Cognac.


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22 September 1601-Anniversary of the Birth of Anne of Austria,queen of Louis XIII and mother of Louis XIV of France.



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12th of October 1328- Anniversary of the death of Clémence de Hongrie,Queen of Louis X of France.


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14th of October 1404-Anniversary of the birth of Marie de Anjou (future queen of Charles VII of France)


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13th of October 1499-Anniversary of the birth of Claude de France,daughter of Louis XII and Anne de Bretagne and future duchess of Brittany and Queen of Francois I)


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16 October 1793-Anniversary of the Execution of Marie Antoinette of Austria

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