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Louis X (King of France)

Born: 1289 AD
Died: 1316 AD, at 26 years of age.

Nationality: French
Categories: King


1289 - He was born in Paris, France on the 4th of October.

1305 - He inherited the title king of Navarre on the death of his mother, on the 2nd of April.

1315 - He became king of France and was officially crowned at Reims in August.

1305 - On the 21st of September, he married Marguerite de Bourgogne and they had a daughter, Jeanne.

1315 - Louis accused his wife of adultery and imprisoned her in the Château-Gaillard, where she died. On the 13th of August.

         - He married Clemence d'Anjou, daughter of Charles Martel and sister of Charles I of Hungary.

1316 - Louis died in Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, on the 5th of June, following a game of Jeu de Paume.


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