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Charles the Bold Killed At The Battle of Nancy

Today on January 5, 1477, Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy, was killed by an army of Swiss mercenaries at the Battle of Nancy. Charles...
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Four-Year Old Louis XIV Inherits The French Crown

Today on May 14, 1643, the four-year Louis XIV inherited the French crown following the sudden death of his father. King Louis XIV, commonly known...

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