Charles V of France

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Birthday
21, 1338
Birthplace
Vincennes, France
Death Date
Sep 16, 1380 (42)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
21, 1338
Birthplace
Vincennes, France
Death Date
Sep 16, 1380 (42)

About

King of France from 1364 to 1380 who helped reclaim many territories lost to the British in the 100 Years' War. However, he was succeeded by his son Charles VI, who went on to lose most of the land that his father had regained .

Before Fame

He was a stark contrast to his father because of his weak stature.

Trivia

He suffered from gout and abscesses that led to his death at a fairly early age.

Family Life

His parents were Prince John II and Princess Bonne.

Associated With

Much like him, Henry VIII was a monarch with absolute power.

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