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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: King of France (1515–47), the first of five monarchs of the Angoulême branch of the House of Valois. A Renaissance patron of the arts and scholarship,  ...

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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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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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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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Apr 1, 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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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.

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Francis I of France. When Francis was born on September 12, 1494, he was the cousin of the reigning monarch and had little chance of reached the throne of ...