Louis II, known as Louis the Stammerer (French: Louis le Bègue; 1 November 846 – 10 April 879), was the king of Aquitaine and later the king of West Francia. He was the eldest son of Emperor Charles the Bald and Ermentrude of Orléans. Louis the Stammerer was physically weak and outlived his father by a year and a half.
Louis the Stammerer (November 1, 846 — April 10, 879; French: Louis le Bègue), was the oldest son of Charles the Bald and Ermentrude of Orléans. He became King of France after his father in France in 877. Unlike his father, he never became Holy Roman Emperor. In 878, Louis is crowned king by Pope John VIII. Louis the Stammerer married twice.
Ermentrude was a daughter of King Louis the Stammerer and his first wife, Ansgarde of Burgundy, whom he married in 862 with official sanction. Despite having several children together (2 sons, Louis and Carloman and 3 daughters, Giselle, Hildegarde and Ermentrude) with Ansgarde of Burgundy , her father had the marriage annulled, prior to his ...
Louis the Stammerer (French: Louis le Bègue) (1 November 846 – 10 Aprile 879) wis the Keeng o Aquitaine an later Keeng o Wast Francie.
Louis III of France (born 863–865, died 5 August 882), king of Western Francia, was the second son of King Louis the Stammerer and Ansgarde. He and his brother Carloman, both became king together and ruled together after his father's death in 879. Louis won an important battle against the Viking pirates at the Battle of Saucourt-en-Vimeu, in 881.
Louis the Stammerer Carolingian, King of Aquitaine, King of Western Francia, was born 1 November 846 to Charles the Bald (823-877) and Ermentrude d'Orléans (830-869) and died 10 April 879 of unspecified causes. He married Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-c881) circa 875. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from France, Germany, Belgium.
- 10 April 879
- Adelaide de Frioul (850-901)
- Ansgarde of Burgundy (826-c881)
- King of Aquitaine King of Western Francia
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Louis the Stammerer: see Louis II Louis II or Louis the Stammerer, 846–79, French king. He succeeded (877) his father, Emperor of the West Charles II, as king. On Louis's death his kingdom was divided between his sons Carloman and Louis III.
Aug 20, 2005 · Louis II "the Stammerer" Holy Roman Emperor was born on 1 September 846.1,2,3 He was the son of Charles II "the Bald" King of France and Ermentrude of Orléans.1,2,3 Between 868 and 870 Louis married Adelaide of Paris, daughter of Bègue II Count of Paris.1,2 Louis II "the Stammerer" Holy Roman Emperor was crowned King of West Franks and France ...
Louis the Stammerer (1 November 846 – 10 April 879; French: Louis le Bègue), was the King of Aquitaine and later King of West Francia. He was the eldest son of Charles the Bald and Ermentrude of Orléans. He succeeded his younger brother in Aquitaine in 866 and his father in West Francia in 877, though he was never crowned Emperor.