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Ancien Régime
Structure
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France under the ancien régime, the Estates of the realm were the three divisions of the Estates-General. The First... Estates of the realm
  • Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France of the ancien régime and the age of the French Revolution, the term First Estate (Fr. premier état) indicated... First Estate
  • Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France of the ancien régime and the age of the French Revolution, the term Second Estate (Fr. second état) indicated... Second Estate
  • Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France of the ancien régime and the age of the French Revolution, the term Third Estate (tiers état) indicated the... Third Estate
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General Parlements in ancien régime France — contrary to what their name would suggest to the modern reader — were not democratic... Parlements
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General The taille was a direct land tax on the French peasantry in ancien régime France (since the nobles refused to pay... Taille
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General Gabelle was a very unpopular tax on salt in France before 1790. The term gabelle derives from the Latin term gabulum (a... Gabelle
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General The seigneurial system was the semi-feudal system of noble privilege in France and its colonies. This article currently focuses on the... Seigneurial system
History
Ancien Régime Structure Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France under the ancien régime, the Estates of the realm were the three divisions of... Capetian dynasty
Valois dynasty
Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General This article or section should include material from France: Wars of Religion - Bourbon Dynasty The House of Bourbon dates from at least... Bourbon dynasty
Ancien R gime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France under the ancien gime, the States-General or Estates-General (in French: tats-G raux), was an assembly of the... Estates-General

The Valois Dynasty succeeded the Ancien Régime Structure Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General In France under the ancien régime, the Estates of the realm were the three divisions of... Capetian Dynasty as rulers of Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. Subject to disclaimers. Trying... France from Years: 1325 1326 1327 - 1328 - 1329 1330 1331 Decades: 1290s 1300s 1310s - 1320s - 1330s 1340s 1350s Centuries: 13th century - 14th century - 15th century Events May 1 - Treaty of Edinburgh-Northampton - England recognises Scotland as an independent nation after the Wars of Scottish Independence May 12 - Nicholas V is consecrated at... 1328- Years: 1586 1587 1588 - 1589 - 1590 1591 1592 Decades: 1550s 1560s 1570s - 1580s - 1590s 1600s 1610s Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century Events Rebellion of the Catholic League against King Henry III of France, in revenge for his murder of Duke Henry of Guise. They proclaim the deposition of... 1589. They were descendants of Charles III of Valois (1270 - 1325) was the third son of Philip III of France and Isabella, daughter of James I. He was the father of Phillip VI, and uncle to three kings ( Louis X, Phillip V, and Charles IV). In 1285 he gained the title of Count of Valois... Charles of Valois, the third son of King Philippe III Philip III the Bold ( French: Philippe III le Hardi) (April 3, 1245 - October 5, 1285) reigned as King of France from 1270 to 1285. A member of the Capetian dynasty, he was born in Poissy, the son of Louis IX of France and of Marguerite Berenger of Provence... Philip III and based their claim to be ahead of Edward III King of England Edward III (13 November 1312–21 June 1377) was one of the most successful English Kings of medieval times. His fifty-year reign began when his father Edward II was deposed on 25 January 1327, and lasted until 1377. Among his immediate predecessors, only... Edward III of England on a reintroduction of the The King of the Franks, in the midst of the Military Chiefs who formed his Treuste, or armed Court, dictates the Salic Law (Code of the Barbaric Laws).--Fac-simile of a Miniature in the Chronicles of St. Denis, a Manuscript of the Fourteenth Century (Library of the Arsenal). The... Salic law.

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List of Valois kings of France

  • Philip VI of Valois (French: Philippe VI de Valois; 1293–August 22, 1350) was the King of France from 1328 to his death. He was the son of Charles of Valois and founded the Valois Dynasty. In 1328, King Charles IV of France died without a direct male descendant... Philippe VI, the Fortunate 1328-1350
  • Jean II, a portrait painted on wood panel ca 1350 (Louvre Museum), the oldest profile portrait in Europe John II the Good (French: Jean II le Bon) (April 16, 1319 – April 8, 1364), was King of France from 1350 to 1364. Jean, a member of the Valois Dynasty, was... Jean II, the Good 1350-1364
  • Interview of King Charles V. with the Emperor Charles IV. in Paris in 1378.--Fac-simile of a Miniature in the Description of this Interview, Manuscript of the Fifteenth Century, in the Library of the Arsenal of Paris. Charles V the Wise (French: Charles V le Sage) (January 31, 1338... Charles V, the Wise 1364-1380
  • Charles VI the Well-Beloved, later known as the Mad (French: Charles VI le Bien_Aimé, later known as le Fol) (December 3, 1368 - October 21, 1422) was a King of France (1380 - 1422) and a member of the Valois Dynasty. He was born in Paris, the son of King Charles... Charles VI, the Well-Beloved 1380-1422
  • Charles VII (detail), by Jean Fouquet, ca 1420, (Louvre) Charles VII the Victorious, a.k.a the Well-Served (French: Charles VII le Victorieux, a.k.a. le Bien_Servi) (February 22, 1403 - July 22, 1461) was king of France from 1422 to 1461, a member of the Valois Dynasty. Born... Charles VII, the Victorious 1422-1461
  • Louis XI Louis XI the Prudent (French: Louis XI le Prudent) (July 3, 1423 - August 30, 1483), also informally nicknamed luniverselle aragne (old French for universal spider), was a King of France (1461 - 1483). He was the son of Charles VII of France and Mary of Anjou. He was... Louis XI, the Universal Spider 1461-1483
  • Charles VIII Charles VIII the Affable (French: Charles VIII lAffable) (June 30, 1470 - April 7, 1498) was King of France from 1483 to 1498, a member of the Valois Dynasty. He achieved prominence by commencing the long series of Franco_Italian wars which so characterized Italian affairs in the first... Charles VIII, the Affable 1483-1498
  • Louis XII Louis XII the Father of the People (French: Louis XII le Père du Peuple) (June 27, 1462 - January 1, 1515) was King of France from 1498-January 1, 1515. Contents // 1 Birth 2 Marriage 3 Issue 4 Notable Events 5 Death Birth Louis XII, King of France... Louis XII, the Father of His People 1498-1515
  • François I -- 1515-1547
  • Henry II of France Henry II (French: Henri II) (March 31, 1519 - July 10, 1559), a member of the Valois Dynasty, was King of France from 1547 until his death. Born in the Royal Château at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France, the son of François I and Claude... Henri II -- 1547-1559
  • François II -- 1559-1560
  • Catherine de Medici (April 13, 1519–January 5, 1589), born in Italy as Caterina Maria Romola di Lorenzo de Medici, and later queen of France under the French name Catherine de M dicis, was the wife of King Henry II of France, of the Valois branch of the kings... Catherine de Medici (Regent) -- 1560-1563
  • Charles IX (June 27, 1550 - May 30, 1574) was born Charles-Maximilien, the son of King Henri II of France and Catherine de Medici. - King Charles IX - Born in the royal chateau at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, he was crowned King of France in 1561 in the cathedral at Reims... Charles IX -- 1560-1574
  • Henry III (French: Henri III; Polish: Henryk III Walezy; September 19, 1551 - August 2, 1589) was King of Poland (1573-1574) and subsequently King of France (1574-1589). King Henry III Henri was born Edouard-Alexandre at the Royal Château of Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, the son of King... Henri III -- 1574-1589

List of Valois The following is a list of the Dukes of Burgundy Richard of Autun, the Justicier (880–921) Rudolph of Burgundy (king of France from 923) (921–923) Hugh the Black (923–952) Gilbert of Chalon (952–956) Odo of Paris (956-965) Otto-Henry the Great... Dukes of Burgundy

  • Philip II, Duke of Burgundy, known as the Bold (Philippe II de Bourgogne, le Hardi in French) (January 15, 1342–April 27, 1404), was the fourth son of King John II of France and his wife, formerly Jutta of Bohemia. His father gave him the Duchy of Burgundy in... Philip II, the Bold ( Centuries: 13th century - 14th century - 15th century Decades: 1310s 1320s 1330s 1340s 1350s - 1360s - 1370s 1380s 1390s 1400s 1410s Years: 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 - 1364 - 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 See also: 1364 state leaders Events Foundation of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow (Cracow) The Breton War of Succession... 1364 Years: 1401 1402 1403 - 1404 - 1405 1406 1407 Decades: 1370s 1380s 1390s - 1400s - 1410s 1420s 1430s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events June 14 - Owain Glyndwr of Wales allies with the French against the English and the Henry of Lancaster. Later he gains control of his country, declares... 1404)
  • John I of Valois (May 28, 1371 in Dijon – killed September 10, 1419 on the bridge of Montereau), also known as the Fearless was duke of Burgundy from 1404 to 1419. John was son of Philip II, the Bold and Margaret III of Flanders and used the title of... John, the Fearless ( Years: 1401 1402 1403 - 1404 - 1405 1406 1407 Decades: 1370s 1380s 1390s - 1400s - 1410s 1420s 1430s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events June 14 - Owain Glyndwr of Wales allies with the French against the English and the Henry of Lancaster. Later he gains control of his country, declares... 1404 Years: 1416 1417 1418 - 1419 - 1420 1421 1422 Decades: 1380s 1390s 1400s - 1410s - 1420s 1430s 1440s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events January 19 - Hundred Years War: Rouen surrenders to Henry V of England which brings Normandy under the control of England. July 30 - Battle of Prague - Hussite... 1419)
  • Philip III, Duke of Burgundy (Philip the Good or Philippe le Bon) (1396–1467) was Duke of Burgundy from 1419 until his death. He was a member of the Valois family. Philip the Good, painted c. 1450 by Roger van der Weyden Born in Dijon, he was son of... Philip III, the Good ( Years: 1416 1417 1418 - 1419 - 1420 1421 1422 Decades: 1380s 1390s 1400s - 1410s - 1420s 1430s 1440s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events January 19 - Hundred Years War: Rouen surrenders to Henry V of England which brings Normandy under the control of England. July 30 - Battle of Prague - Hussite... 1419 Years: 1464 1465 1466 - 1467 - 1468 1469 1470 Decades: 1430s 1440s 1450s - 1460s - 1470s 1480s 1490s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events October 29 - Battle of Brusthem: Charles the Bold defeats Liege Beginning of the Sengoku Period in Japan. Circa this year, polyalphabetic cipher invented by Leone Battista... 1467)
  • Charles, the Bold ( Years: 1464 1465 1466 - 1467 - 1468 1469 1470 Decades: 1430s 1440s 1450s - 1460s - 1470s 1480s 1490s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events October 29 - Battle of Brusthem: Charles the Bold defeats Liege Beginning of the Sengoku Period in Japan. Circa this year, polyalphabetic cipher invented by Leone Battista... 1467 Years: 1474 1475 1476 - 1477 - 1478 1479 1480 Decades: 1440s 1450s 1460s - 1470s - 1480s 1490s 1500s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events January 5 - Battle of Nancy - Charles the Bold of Burgundy is again defeated by the Swiss, and this time is killed. Swedish University of Uppsala founded... 1477)
  • Mary of Burgundy Mary (1457–1482), duchess of Burgundy, only child of Charles the Bold, duke of Burgundy, and his wife Isabella of Bourbon, was born on February 13 1457. As heiress of the rich Burgundian domains her hand was eagerly sought by a number of princes. When her... Mary of Burgundy ( Years: 1474 1475 1476 - 1477 - 1478 1479 1480 Decades: 1440s 1450s 1460s - 1470s - 1480s 1490s 1500s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events January 5 - Battle of Nancy - Charles the Bold of Burgundy is again defeated by the Swiss, and this time is killed. Swedish University of Uppsala founded... 1477 Years: 1479 1480 1481 - 1482 - 1483 1484 1485 Decades: 1450s 1460s 1470s - 1480s - 1490s 1500s 1510s Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century Events Portuguese fortify Fort Elmina on the Gold Coast Tizoc rules the Aztecs Diogo Cão, a Portuguese navigator, becomes the first European to sail up the... 1482)


The King of the Franks, in the midst of the Military Chiefs who formed his Treuste, or armed Court, dictates the Salic Law (Code of the Barbaric Laws).--Fac-simile of a Miniature in the Chronicles of St. Denis, a Manuscript of the Fourteenth Century (Library of the Arsenal). The... Salic Law meant that with the extinction of the Valois line, the Ancien Régime Structure Estates of the realm First Estate Second Estate Third Estate Parlements Taille Gabelle Seigneurial system History Capetian dynasty Valois dynasty Bourbon dynasty Estates-General This article or section should include material from France: Wars of Religion - Bourbon Dynasty The House of Bourbon dates from at least... Bourbon Dynasty followed as descendents of Louis IX of France, as painted by El Greco in the 16th Century. King Louis IX of France or Saint Louis (April 25, 1214/1215–August 25, 1270) was King of France from 1226 until his death. A member of the Capetian dynasty, he was born at Poissy, France... Louis IX.


Links

  • www.valois.org - The Royal House Of Valois

See also

  • Kings ruled in France from the Middle Ages to 1848. The following list of French monarchs is one of several Wikipedia lists of incumbents. Most medieval historians would argue that the existence of France proper did not begin until the advent of the Capetian Dynasty in 987, or, at the... List of French monarchs
  • This is the Kings of France family tree, including all kings, from Charles Magne to the advent of the Republic. Emperor Napoleon I and his descendants are excluded. See also: France - List of French monarchs - History of France Contents // 1 First dynasty, Carolingians 2 Second dynasty, Capetians 3 Third dynasty... Kings of France family tree
  • History of France Chronological Gaul Franks Middle Ages Ancien Régime French Revolution First Empire Nineteenth century Third Republic Vichy France Modern France Topical Economic history Military history Social history Timeline France under the Ancien Régime, the socio-political system which persisted throughout the rule of the Valois and... France under the ancien regime

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Valois Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (178 words)
The Valois Dynasty succeeded the Capetian Dynasty as rulers of France from 1328-1589.
They were descendants of Charles of Valois, the third son of King Philip III and based their claim to be ahead of Edward III of England on a reintroduction of the Salic law.
The term "Valois Dukes of Burgundy" is employed to refer to the dynasty which began after a member of the Royal family (Philip, son of King Jean II), was given the Duchy of Burgundy.
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