François Ier “François au Grand Nez” de Valois Angoulême

François Ier “François au Grand Nez” de Valois Angoulême

Birth
Cognac, Departement de la Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France
Death 31 Jul 1547 (aged 52)
Rambouillet, Departement des Yvelines, Île-de-France, France
Burial Saint-Denis, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID 21073 · View Source
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French King. Reigned from 1515 to 1547.

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François Ier “François au Grand Nez”

Angoulême branch of the House of Valois.

Also married to Eleanor of Austria aka Eleanor of Castille (1498-1558)

Children not listed below:
Marguerite de Valois, Duchess of Savoy (1523-1574)Angoulême branch of the House of Valois.

Birth name François Ier d'Orléans..
Other onomastic François Ier d'Angouleme (Valois) with or without parentheses.

Affectionate nicknames:

"le Père et Restaurateur des Lettres"
"François du Grand Nez"
"le Grand Colas"
"Roi-Chevalier"

Wives:
Claude of France (1499-1524)
Eleanor of Austria aka Eleanor of Castille (1498-1558)

Children:
Charlotte de France (1516-1524)
François III aka Frañsez III, Duke of Brittany (1518-1536);
Henri II of France (1519-1559);
Louise (1515-1517) engaged to Charles I of Spain almost from birth until death;
Madeleine de Valois, Queen of Scots (1520-1537);
Charles II de Valois, Duke of Orléans (1522-1545);
Marguerite de Valois, Duchess of Savoy (1523-1574)


Family Members

Spouses

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  • Maintained by: Plantagenet Princess
  • Added: 2 Apr 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21073
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for François Ier “François au Grand Nez” de Valois Angoulême (12 Sep 1494–31 Jul 1547), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21073, citing Saint Denis Basilique, Saint-Denis, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Plantagenet Princess (contributor 49922906) .