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  2. Charles, Duke of Orléans - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Orléans

    Charles of Orléans (24 November 1394 – 5 January 1465) was Duke of Orléans from 1407, following the murder of his father, Louis I, Duke of Orléans. He was also Duke of Valois, Count of Beaumont-sur-Oise and of Blois, Lord of Coucy, and the inheritor of Asti in Italy via his mother Valentina Visconti .

  3. Charles, duc d’Orléans | French duke and poet | Britannica

    Charles, duc d’Orléans, (born November 24, 1394, Paris, France—died January 4, 1465, Amboise), last, and one of the greatest, of the courtly poets of France, who during exile in England also earned a reputation for his poems in English. He was the son of Louis, duc d’Orléans (brother of Charles VI of France).

  4. Charles, duc d’Orléans | French duke | Britannica

    Charles, duc d’Orléans, also called duc d’Angoulême, (born January 22, 1522—died September 9, 1545, Forêtmoutiers, France), King Francis I’s favourite son and a noted campaigner, who twice took Luxembourg from the Holy Roman emperor Charles V’s forces (1542 and 1543). There were plans for marrying him to a Habsburg princess who would bring him either Milan or part of the ...

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  5. Charles-Philippe d'Orléans - Wikipedia'Orléans

    Charles Philippe Marie Louis d'Orléans (born 3 March 1973) is a member of the House of Orléans. He is the elder of two sons of Prince Michel d'Orléans, Count of Évreux, and his wife Béatrice Pasquier de Franclieu. His paternal grandfather was Henri, Count of Paris, the Orléanist pretender to the French throne.

  6. History’s Oldest-Known Valentine Was Written in Prison

    As the nephew of King Charles VI of France, also known as Charles the Mad (who was believed to be schizophrenic), he was caught in the crossfire between his father, Louis I, who presided over...

  7. Charles, Duke of Orléans, French noble and poet (1394-1465)

    CHARLES, DUKE OF ORLEANS, (1391-1465), commonly called Charles d'Orléans, was the eldest son of Louis, duke of Orleans (brother of Charles VI. of France), and of Valentina Visconti, daughter of Galeaso of Milan. He was born on 26th May 1391.

  8. Charles de Valois, I, Duc d'Orléans (1394 - 1465) - Genealogy

    wikipedia - Charles de Valois Charles of Valois (24 November 1394, Paris – 5 January 1465, Amboise) was Duke of Orléans from 1407, following the murder of his father, Louis, Duke of Orléans on the orders of John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy.

  9. Charles, Duke of Orléans Biography - Pantheon,_Duke_of...

    Charles, Duke of Orléans, was the son of King Charles VI of France and his wife, Isabeau of Bavaria. He was born in 1403 and died in 1465. He was most famous for being captured by the English during the Battle of Agincourt in 1415 and held prisoner for over a decade. Memorability Metrics

  10. Meet the men of Agincourt | Royal Armouries

    Charles, duke of Orléans fought in the vanguard and was found at the end of the battle lying on the battlefield under a heap of dead. He was taken to England where he remained until 1440. During his captivity, Orléans kept himself occupied by writing poetry in French and in English. He is in fact remembered more as a poet than a warrior.

  11. Charles d'Orléans, earliest known Valentine? - Medieval ...

    Who was Charles d'Orléans? Born in 1394, Charles d'Orléans was a member of the French royal family, the grandson of King Charles V of France (r. 1364–1380) and nephew of King Charles VI (r. 1380-1422). He became Duke of Orléans at the age of fourteen after the assassination of his father.