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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 ...

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Francis I, also called (until 1515) Francis of Angoulême, French François d' Angoulême (born Sept. 12, 1494, Cognac, France—died March 31, 1547, ...

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FRANCIS I, King of France, son of Charles of Valois, Count of Angouléme, and Louise of Savoy, was born at Cognac on the 12th of September 1494. The count  ...

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Born on Sept. 12, 1494, at the château of Cognac, Francis I was the son of Charles, Comte d'Angoulême, a member of the house of Orléans. Francis' mother  ...

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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 ...

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In life Francis I, `Most Christian King' of a France that only sixty years before his accession had finally expelled English occupiers from the realm (and had still to ...

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One was of Henry VIII of England and the other was of Francis I of France. Their symbolic presence at the beginning of an ambitious project designed to link ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Royal couple Francis I and Maria Theresa shared power and before Francis I became Holy Roman emperor in 1745. Learn more at ...

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Apr 21, 2017 ... King Francis I of France is considered France's first Renaissance King. Learn more about King Francis and his life in this brief history.

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King of France (1515-1547) who waged four wars against Holy Roman Emperor Charles V from 1521 to 1544. A patron of the arts, he reigned during the ...