Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscoont o Turenne

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Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne
Viscoont o Turenne
Pajou Turenne statue Versailles.JPG
A statue o the Viscoont o Turenne bi Augustin Pajou (Pailace o Versailles)
Full name
Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne
Born 11 September 1611
Château de Sedan, Fraunce
Dee'd 27 Julie 1675 (aged 63)
Sasbach, Württemberg, Germany
Buiried Les Invalides, Paris, Fraunce
Faither Henri, Duke o Bouillon
Mither Elisabeth o Nassau
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Armoiries de la Tour d'Auvergne-Turenne.svg


Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscoont o Turenne often simply Turenne (11 September 1611 – 27 Julie 1675) wis a French Marshal General an the most illustrious member o the Hoose o La Tour d'Auvergne.. His military exploits over his five-decade career earned him a reputation as one o the greatest generals in modern history. He wis buried at the Ryal Basilica o St Denis but Napoleon haed his remain moved tae Les Invalides in Paris where they remain today. He wis a brither o Frédéric Maurice de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke o Bouillon an uncle o the Cardinal de Bouillon an great uncle o the Coont o Évreux. Turenne also worked alongside Louis de Bourbon, Prince o Condé "Le Grand Condé"



Marriage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 1651 he mairit Charlotte Nompar de Caumont (1623–1666) a daughter o Armand Nompar de Caumont, Duke o La Force, but they haed nae childer.


Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 11 September 1611 – 27 Julie 1675 The Viscoont o Turenne.


Other websites[eedit | eedit soorce]

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