The royal family was twice driven out of paris, and at one point louis xiv and anne were held under virtual arrest in the royal palace in paris this civil war brought louis xiv poverty, misfortune, fear, humiliation, cold and hunger.
The reign of france’s louis xiv (1638-1718), known as the sun king, lasted for 72 years, longer than that of any other known european sovereign in that time, he transformed the monarchy, ushered in a golden age of art and literature, presided over a dazzling royal court at versailles, annexed key territories and established his country as the dominant european power.
Louis xv (15 february 1710 – 10 may 1774), known as louis the beloved (french: le bien-aimé), was a monarch of the house of bourbon who ruled as king of france from 1 september 1715 until his death in 1774. 7 fascinating facts about king louis xiv louis xiv revoked the right to worship from french protestants the king’s grandfather henry iv granted french protestants, known as huguenots. The palace of versailles was king louis xiv’s main residence until his death it continued to be the court’s location until the monarchs were forced to flee nearly a hundred years later during the french revolution.
Louis xiv revoked the right to worship from french protestants the king’s grandfather henry iv granted french protestants, known as huguenots, political and religious freedoms when he issued. Similar books to king louis xiv: a life from beginning to end (royalty biography book 6) an amazon book with buzz: the other woman the most twisty, addictive and gripping debut thriller you'll read this year. Louis was born on 5 september 1638 at st germain-en-laye he became king at the age of four on the death of his father, louis xiii while louis was a child, his mother, anne of austria, served as.
Louis xiv (louis dieudonné 5 september 1638 – 1 september 1715), known as louis the great (louis le grand) or the sun king (roi soleil), was a monarch of the house of bourbon who reigned as king of france from 1643 until his death in 1715.
Louis xiv was born on september 5, 1638, in saint-germaine-en-laye, france, and christened louis-dieudonné—french for gift of god his mother was the hapsburg spanish queen anne of austria, and his father was louis xiii, king of france.