Bal des Ardents
The Bal des Ardents (Ball o the Birnin Men) or Bal des Sauvages (Ball o the Wild Men) wis a masquerade ball[note 1] held on 28 January 1393 in Paris at which Charles VI o Fraunce performed in a dance wi five members o the French nobility. Fower o the dancers war killt in a fire caused bi a torch brocht in bi a spectator, Charles's brither Louis, Duke o Orléans. Charles an anither o the dancers survived.
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- Tuchman (1979), 503–505
- Veenstra (1997), 89–91