Charles VIII of France, also known as "the Affable," was a French king who reigned from 1483 until his death in 1498. He was the heir and successor to King Louis XI and was crowned when he was 13 years old. While he was still a minor, his father appointed his sister Anne and her husband Peter II of Bourbon as the regents, to act on his behalf.
1. Charles Orlando, Dauphin of France. Born October 11, 1492. Died December 16, 1495 (3 years) 2. Francis, Prince of Valois. Born August 1, 1493. Died August 1, 1493 (1 day) 3.
Charles VIII, called the Affable (June 30, 1470 – April 7, 1498), was King of France from 1483 to his death in 1498. He was the eldest son of King Louis XI of France and his second wife Charlotte of Savoy daughter of Louis, Duke of Savoy and Anne of Cyprus.
Charles VIII, called the Affable, was King of France from 1483 to his death in 1498. Charles was a member of the House of Valois. His invasion of Italy initiated the long series of Franco-Italian wars which characterized the first half of the 16th ce
Jun 30, 2020 · Charles VIII, called the Affable (June 30, 1470 – April 7, 1498), was King of France from 1483 to his death in 1498. He was the eldest son of King Louis XI of France and his second wife Charlotte of Savoy daughter of Louis, Duke of Savoy and Anne of Cyprus.
Sep 01, 2017 · Charles VIII was buried in the basilica of Saint Denis with the other kings and queens of France. In 1816, Louis XVIII, during the first restoration, asked Alexandre Lenoir to restore the violated sepulchres of the kings (during the French revolution in 1793).
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Charles VIII `the Affable' (King) of FRANCE attempted conquest of Italy, becoming King of NAPLES for a short while, but this foolish adventure bankrupted him; (Duke of BRITTANY in Personal Union, after forcing the Heiress to marry him)
King Charles VIII of France enters Naples and claims the city’s throne. Naples, a city in Southern Italy, is one of the oldest cities in the world to be inhabited continually. It was founded by the Greeks in 9 th century BC as a Greek colony, and today has a population of 3-4 million, the number is disputed.
At the beginning of June 1316, Louis X drank iced wine while warming up during a palm game at Vincennes and died on June 5, 1316 of pleurisy or pneumonia, although rumours of poisoning had circulated.