Louis de Bourbon, Coont o Vermandois

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Louis de Bourbon
Légitimé de France
Coont o Vermandois
Vermandois.jpg
Portrait o Louis an his sister Marie Anne.
Born 2 October 1667(1667-10-02)
Château de Saint Germain en Laye, Fraunce
Dee'd 18 November 1683(1683-11-18) (aged 16)
Flanders (present-day Belgium)
Buirial Arras Cathedral, Arras, France
Full name
Louis de Bourbon, Légitimé de Fraunce
Hoose Bourbon
Faither Louis XIV o Fraunce
Mither Louise de La Vallière

Louis de Bourbon, Coont o Vermandois (2 October 1667 – 18 November 1683) wis the anly surviving illegitimate son o Keeng Louis XIV an his mistress Louise de La Vallière. He wis creautit the Coont o Vermandois bi his faither who later made him Admiral o Fraunce in 1669, a title that wad pass tae his hauf-brither the Coont o Toulouse. In 1674, his mither entered a convent in Paris, then he lived at the Palais Royal in Paris, wi his uncle Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans, Monsieur an his seicont wife Elisabeth Charlotte o the Palatinate, Madame. Follaein a homosexual scandal, thare war plans tae hae the young coont mairy Louise Bénédicte de Bourbon but the mairiage never materialised an she wad later mairy The Duke o Maine (anither hauf sibling an son o Madame de Montespan)

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