The Kingdom of France adopted a written constitution in 1791, but the Kingdom was abolished a year later and replaced with the First French Republic. The monarchy was restored by the other great powers in 1814 and lasted (except for the Hundred Days in 1815) until the French Revolution of 1848 .
The Kingdom of France ( royaume de France) is the name given to various political entities of France in the Middle Ages and Modern times. According to historians, the date of the first "kingdom of France" is associated with one of these three major events: the advent of Clovis in 481, the Treaty of Verdun, and the election of Hugues Capet in 987. The kingdom lasted until 1792, and was briefly restored from 1814 to 1848.
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The Kingdom of France in the early modern period, from the Renaissance to the Revolution, was a monarchy ruled by the House of Bourbon. This corresponds to the so-called Ancien Régime. The territory of France during this period increased until it included essentially the extent of the modern country, and it also included the territories of the first French colonial empire overseas. The period is dominated by the figure of the "Sun King", Louis XIV, who managed to eliminate the remnants of ...
But in ancient France, the "House of France" referred to the family of the reigning king, and since there is no monarchy, there is no "House of France". The coat of arms [ edit ] According to current French civil law, the arms marshalled azure, three fleurs-de-lis or , formerly borne by the kings of France, have become a private insigna in 1830 ...
The 1763 treaty had Britain force France to accept the 1713 conditions and to demolish the fortifications that had been constructed since then. That would be a continuing source of resentment to France, which would eventually have that clause overturned in the 1783 Treaty of Paris , which brought an end to the American Revolutionary War .
The monarchs of the Kingdom of France ruled from the establishment of the Kingdom of the West Franks in 843 until the fall of the Second French Empire in 1870, with several interruptions. Between the period from King Charles the Bald in 843 to King Louis XVI in 1792, France had 45 kings. Adding the 7 Emperors and Kings after the French Revolution, this comes to a total of 52 monarchs of France. In August 843 the Treaty of Verdun divided the Frankish realm into three kingdoms, one of which was sh
The dual monarchy of England and France existed during the latter phase of the Hundred Years' War when Charles VII of France and Henry VI of England disputed the succession to the throne of France. It commenced on 21 October 1422 upon the death of King Charles VI of France, who had signed the Treaty of Troyes which gave the French crown to his son-in-law Henry V of England and Henry's heirs. It excluded King Charles's son, the Dauphin Charles, who by right of primogeniture was the heir to the Ki
The Kingdom of Italy (Italian: Regno d'Italia) was a state which existed from 1861 – when King Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia was proclaimed King of Italy – until 1946, when civil discontent led an institutional referendum to abandon the monarchy and form the modern Italian Republic.
The Kingdom of Romania (Romanian: Regatul României) was a constitutional monarchy that existed in Romania from 13 March / 25 March 1881 with the crowning of prince Karl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen as King Carol I (thus beginning the Romanian royal family), until 1947 with the abdication of King Michael I of Romania and the Romanian parliament's proclamation of Romania as a putative socialist ...