Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans

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Philippe o Fraunce
anly brither o Keeng
Portrait painting of Philippe of France, Duke of Orléans holding a crown of a child of France (Pierre Mignard, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux).jpg
Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans an only brother o Louis XIV, bearing the cross o the Order o the Haly Spirit with the croun o a Son o Fraunce.
Duke o Orléans
Tenure10 Mey 1661 – 9 Juin 1701
Born21 September 1640(1640-09-21)
Saint Germain en Laye, Fraunce
Dee'd9 Juin 1701(1701-06-09) (aged 60)
Château de Saint-Cloud, Fraunce
Buirial21 Juin 1701
Ryal Basilica, Saint Denis, Fraunce
SpouseHenrietta o England
Elisabeth Charlotte o the Palatinate
IssueMarie Louise, Queen o Spain
Anne Marie, Queen o Sardinia
Philippe, Duke o Orléans
Élisabeth Charlotte, Duchess o Lorraine
Full name
Philippe de France
HooseHoose o Bourbon (descended frae)
Hoose o Orléans (founder)
FaitherLouis XIII o Fraunce
MitherAnne o Austrick
SeegnaturPhilippe o Fraunce's signature
Coat of arms of the Duke of Orléans with the coronet of a "Son of France" (Order of the Holy Spirit).svg

Philippe o Fraunce, "Son o Fraunce", Duke o Orléans (21 September 1640 – 9 Juin 1701) wis the youngest son o Keeng Louis XIII o Fraunce an his wife, Anne o Austrick. His aulder brither wis the famous Louis XIV, le roi soleil. He wis the founder o the Hoose o Orléans. He also inherited a vast fortune frae his cousin Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess o Montpensier, "La Grande Mademoiselle".

First mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

Mairit Princess Henrietta o Ingland, dochter of Charles I o Ingland an Henrietta Maria o Fraunce, on 31 Mairch 1661, at the Palais Royal. The couple haed issue.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Marie Louise d'Orléans (26 Mairch 1662 – 12 Februar 1689) mairit Charles II o Spain, nae issue.
  2. Philippe Charles d'Orléans, Duke o Valois (16 Julie 1664 – 8 December 1666) died in infancy.
  3. Stillborn dochter (9 Julie 1665);
  4. Anne Marie d'Orléans (27 August 1669 – 26 August 1728) mairit Victor Amadeus II, Duke o Savoy an haed issue.

Secoint mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

Mairit Elisabeth Charlotte o the Palatinate, "La Princesse Palatine", dochter o Elector Palatine Charles I Louis an Charlotte o Hesse-Kassel, on 16 November 1671 at Châlons. The couple haed issue.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Alexandre Louis d'Orléans, Duke o Valois (2 Juin 1673 – 16 Mairch 1676) died in infancy;
  2. Philippe, Duke o Orléans, Regent o Fraunce (2 August 1674 – 2 December 1723) mairit Marie Françoise de Bourbon, Légitimée de France an haed issue.
  3. Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans (13 September 1676 – 24 December 1744) mairit Léopold o Lorraine, Duke o Lorraine an haed issue.

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