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Louis XIV known as Louis the Great (Louis le Grand) or the Sun King (Roi Soleil), was a monarch of the House of Bourbon who reigned as King of France from ...

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Aug 31, 2015 ... France's King Louis XIV passed away on this date in 1715. On the 300th anniversary of the death of one of the longest-serving monarchs in ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Follow King Louis XIV's reign during France's classical age, including his revocation of the Edict of Nantes and aggressive foreign policy, on ...

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Jun 7, 2019 ... Louis XIV, king of France (1643–1715) who ruled his country during one of its most brilliant periods and who remains the symbol of absolute ...

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Dec 2, 2009 ... The reign of France's Louis XIV (1638-1718), known as the Sun King, lasted for 72 years, longer than that of any other known European ...

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Jun 2, 2016 ... Born on September 5, 1638, Louis was christened Louis-Dieudonné, meaning ' gift of God' and became king at the age of four upon the death ...

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After a week of agonising pain, four days before his 77th birthday, Louis XIV died in Versailles just after 8.15 am on 1 September. He had been king for 72 years, ...

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Louis XV can be forgotten between his powerful grandfather and his grandson who lost his head, but there is plenty to know about this French monarch.

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The reign of Louis XIV is often referred to as “Le Grand Siècle” (the Great Century ), ... by Cardinal Mazarin, the Sun King embodied the principles of absolutism.