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  2. Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen - Wikipedia,_Duke_of...

    Archduke Charles Louis John Joseph Laurentius of Austria, Duke of Teschen (German: Erzherzog Karl Ludwig Johann Josef Lorenz von Österreich, Herzog von Teschen; 5 September 1771 – 30 April 1847) was an Austrian field-marshal, the third son of Emperor Leopold II and his wife, Maria Luisa of Spain.

  3. Charles the Simple - Wikipedia

    Charles III (17 September 879 ... as well as Duchy of Brittany, ... Duke of Lorraine declared Charles their new king, ...

  4. Francis III, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Brittany

    In 1524, the Dauphin inherited the Duchy of Brittany on his mother's death, becoming Duke Francis III, although the Duchy was actually ruled by officials of the French crown. The Duchy was inherited upon the death of Francis by his brother, Henry; upon Henry's succession to the French throne in 1547, the Duchy and the crown were effectively ...

  5. John V, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Brittany

    John V was born on 24 December 1389 at the Château de l'Hermine as the eldest son of John IV, Duke of Brittany, and Joan of Navarre. He became Duke of Brittany in 1399 when he was still a minor upon the death of his father. His mother served as regent in the initial portion of his reign.

  6. Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême - Wikipedia,_Duke_of...

    Louis Antoine of France, Duke of Angoulême (6 August 1775 – 3 June 1844) was the elder son of Charles X of France and the last Dauphin of France from 1824 to 1830. He was disputedly King of France and Navarre for less than 20 minutes [1] before he himself abdicated, due to his father's abdication during the July Revolution in 1830.

  7. Louis XVII - Wikipedia

    Louis XVII (born Louis Charles, Duke of Normandy; 27 March 1785 – 8 June 1795) was the younger son of King Louis XVI of France and Queen Marie Antoinette. His older brother, Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France , died in June 1789, a little over a month before the start of the French Revolution .

  8. Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Brittany

    In 1164, Henry intervened to seize lands along the border of Brittany and Normandy and, in 1166, he invaded Brittany to punish the local barons. Henry then forced Conan to abdicate as duke and to give Brittany to his five-year-old daughter, Constance, who was handed over and betrothed to Henry's son Geoffrey.

  9. Alan IV, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Brittany

    A traditional rivalry between Brittany and Normandy continued at the close of the 11th century. The Breton-Norman war of 1064–1065 was the result of William the Bastard, Duke of Normandy (later to become known as William the Conqueror) support of rebels in Brittany against Alan's maternal uncle, Conan II.

  10. Charles, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia,_Duke_of_Brittany

    Charles of Blois-Châtillon (1319 – 29 September 1364), nicknamed "the Saint", was the legalist Duke of Brittany from 1341 until his death, via his marriage to Joan, Duchess of Brittany and Countess of Penthièvre, holding the title against the claims of John of Montfort.

  11. List of rulers of Brittany - Wikipedia

    Dukes of Brittany Dukes under the Carolingians. Nominoe (or Nevenoe) (r. 841–851), as a missus dominicus of the Emperor Louis the Pious, a count of Vannes (Gwened) and arguably a duke (dux) of Brittany; Erispoe (r. 851–857), as a duke, then as a king; Salomon (or Salaun) (r. 857–874), as a duke, then a king; Pasquitan (or Paskweten) (r.