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      • John II (1319-1364) was king of France from 1350 to 1364. Stubborn and greedy, he refused to heed good advice, and his reign was marked by social and economic crises. The son of Philip VI of France and Jeanne of Burgundy, at the age of 13 John was married to Bonne of Luxemburg.
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  1. Their children were: Charles V of France (21 January 1338 – 16 September 1380) [21] Catherine (1338–1338) died young. Louis I, Duke of Anjou (23 July 1339 – 20 September 1384), married Marie of Blois [21] John, Duke of Berry (30 November 1340 – 15 June 1416), married Jeanne of Auvergne [21] Philip ...

  2. John II, byname John the Good, French Jean le Bon, (born April 16, 1319, near Le Mans, Fr.—died April 8, 1364, London), king of France from 1350 to 1364. Captured by the English at the Battle of Poitiers on Sept. 19, 1356, he was forced to sign the disastrous treaties of 1360 during the first phase of the Hundred Years’ War (1337–1453) between France and England.

  3. May 29, 2018 · John II (1319-1364) was king of France from 1350 to 1364. Stubborn and greedy, he refused to heed good advice, and his reign was marked by social and economic crises. The son of Philip VI of France and Jeanne of Burgundy, at the age of 13 John was married to Bonne of Luxemburg. He began his military career in 1340, as the commander of royal military forces in Hainaut.

  4. While John was a prisoner in London, his son Charles became regent and faced several rebellions, which he overcame. Read more on Wikipedia. Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John II of France has received more than 1,091,609 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019).

  5. Jul 28, 2020 · John II: King of France 1350-1364 King John II of France, called The Good. John ruled during a tumultuous time, the Plague was in full force killing large parts of France’s population, the Hundred Years’ War was raging and France was in financial trouble. With all that going on how did John get dubbed, The Good?

  6. The ransom of King John II of France was an event during the Hundred Years War, between France and England. Following the English capture of the French king during the Battle of Poitiers in 1356, John was held for ransom by the English crown. Finally settled in the Treaty of Brétigny in 1360, the incident had serious consequences for the ongoing degradation of the stability of France and helped increase English influence during the war.

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