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Louis XIV
Louis XIV of France.jpg
Louis XIV bi Hyacinthe Rigaud (1701)
Keeng o Fraunce an Navarre
Reign 14 Mey 1643 – 1 September 1715
Coronation 7 Juin 1654
Predecessor Louis XIII
Successor Louis XV
Regent Anne o Austrick (till 1651)
Born 5 September 1638(1638-09-05)
Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Fraunce
Died 1 September 1715(1715-09-01) (aged 76)
Palace o Versailles, Versailles, Fraunce
Burial Ryal Basilica, Saint-Denis, Fraunce
Spoose Maria Theresa o Austrick
Madame de Maintenon
Louis, Grand Dauphin
Marie Thérèse, "Madame Royale"
Philippe Charles, Duke o Anjou
Louis François, Duke o Anjou
Marie Anne, Princess o Conti
Louis, Coont o Vermandois
Louis Auguste, Duke o Maine
Louise Françoise, Duchess o Bourbon
Louis Alexandre, Coont o Toulouse
Françoise Marie, Duchess o Orléans
Louise de Maisonblanche
Full name
Louis Dieudonné de France
Hoose Hoose o Bourbon
Faither Louis XIII o Fraunce
Mither Anne o Austrick
Releegion Catholicism

Louis XIV (5 September 1638 – 1 September 1715), kent as Louis the Great (Louis le Grand) or the Sun Keeng (le Roi-Soleil), wis a monarch o the Hoose o Bourbon who ruled as Keeng o Fraunce an Navarre frae 1643 till his daith.[1] His reign o 72 years an 110 days is the langest o monarchs o major kintras in European history.[2] He weas succeeded by Louis XV, but Louis' nephew and son-in-law Philippe d'Orléans, Duke o Orléans acted as regent till the young king became of age in 1723.

Children with Queen Maria Theresa[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Louis o France, Dauphin o France (1 November 1661 – 14 April 1711) married Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie and had issue.
  2. Anne Élisabeth o France (18 November 1662 – 30 December 1662) died in infancy.
  3. Marie Anne o France (16 November 1664 – 26 December 1664) died in infancy or the Black Nun o Moret
  4. Marie Thérèse o France (2 January 1667 – 1 March 1672) "Madame Royale" died in infancy.
  5. Philippe Charles o France (5 August 1668 – 10 July 1671) Duke o Anjou, died in infancy.
  6. Louis François o France (14 June 1672 – 4 November 1672) Duke o Anjou, died in infancy.

==Children with Madame de Montespan

  1. Louise Françoise de Bourbon (1669-1672) died young.
  2. Louis Auguste de Bourbon, Duke o Maine (31 Mairch 1670 - 14 May 173) married Louise Bénédicte de Bourbon an had children.
  3. Louis César de Bourbon, Coont o Vexin (20 Juin 1672 – 10 Januar 1683) died in infancy.
  4. Louise Françoise de Bourbon, "Mademoiselle de Nantes" (1 Juin 1673 – 16 Juin 1743) married Louis de Bourbon, Duke o Bourbon, Prince o Condé an had children.
  5. Louise Marie Anne de Bourbon, "Mademoiselle de Tours" 18 November 1674 – 15 September 1681) died young.
  6. Françoise Marie de Bourbon, "Mademoiselle de Blois" (4 Mey 1677 – 1 Februar 1749) married Philippe d'Orléans, Duke o Orléans, Regent o Fraunce an had children.
  7. Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Coont o Toulouse (6 June 1678 – 1 December 1737) married Marie Victoire de Noailles an had children.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. See Leet o Navarrese monarchs an thair faimily tree.
  2. "Louis XIV". MSN Encarta. 2008. Archived frae the original on 1 November 2009. Retrieved 20 January 2008.