Henri 2 france. In june 1559 a tournament lasting several days was held in paris to celebrate a peace treaty between france and spain. Henri count of chambord french. The second son of francis i he became dauphin of france upon the death of his elder brother francis iii duke of brittany in 1536.
Court manteau henry fitzempress or henry plantagenet was king of england from 1154 to his death. Henry was born in saint germain en laye france on march 31 1519. His parents were francis i of france and claude of france.
Henry ii of france was a monarch who ruled france from 1547 to 1559. Check out this biography to know about his birthday childhood family life achievements and fun facts about him. Both henry and catherine were from illustrious families and had notable people in their respective family trees.
King louis vii of france made him duke of normandy in 1150. Henry and catherine became the ancestors of monarchs of several countries. Henry had started suffering giddiness after physical exertion and.
Il est sacré à reims le 26 juillet 1547 et mourra des suites dun accident de tournoi. Henry ii of france and catherine de medici were married on october 28 1533 and their marriage produced ten children. Deuxième fils de françois ier et de claude de france.
King henry was to enter the lists before a glittering audience of lords and ladies including queen catherine diane de poitiers and mary queen of scots. Henry was crowned king in rheims france on july 25 1547. Henry ii 5 march 1133 6 july 1189 also known as henry curtmantle french.
Henry ii of france march 31 1519 july 10 1559 was a king of france and a member of the house of valois. 29 september 1820 24 august 1883 was disputedly king of france from 2 to 9 august 1830 as henry v although he was never officially proclaimed as suchafterwards he was the legitimist pretender to the throne of france from 1844 to 1883. Background pedigree and family ties.
Henry ii king of france from 1547 to 1559 a competent administrator who was also a vigorous suppressor of protestants within his kingdom. Henri charles ferdinand marie dieudonné dartois duc de bordeaux comte de chambord.
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