Francis I (12 September 1494 – 31 March 1547) was the first King of France from
the Angoulême branch of the House of Valois, reigning from 1515 until his ...
Jun 30, 2014 ... Francis I, also called (until 1515) Francis of Angoulême, French François d'
Angoulême (born Sept. 12, 1494, Cognac, France—died March 31, ...
Francis I was king of France from 1515 to 1547. Francis built on the work done by
Louis XI and set the scene for the clash between the monarchy and the nobility ...
Royal couple Francis I and Maria Theresa shared power and before Francis I
became Holy Roman emperor in 1745. Learn more at Biography.com.
Francis I sought by every means, even by exceptional tribunals, to destroy among
the nobles, both bishops and seigneurs (lords), the spirit of independence.
Francis I (1515 - 1547) brought about such huge cultural changes in France that
he has been called France's original Renaissance monarch.
Francis 1 was born on September 4, 1494, in Cognac, France. He lived in
Fontainebleau after he built it. He was the son of Charles of Angoulene and Louis
I will assure you that the Dauphin pays her little attentions, and is enamoured of
her, from ... Francis and his consort Mary, were now King and Queen of France.
The mission of the Francis. I. Proctor Foundation is the prevention of blindness
worldwide through research and teaching focused on infectious and
The imperial election of 1519 was far from a pushover for Charles V. His principal
competitor for the office of emperor was the young French king Francis I, who ...