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Louis I of Orléans (13 March 1372 – 23 November 1407) was Duke of Orléans from 1392 to his death. He was also Count of Valois (1386?-1406), Duke of Touraine (1386–1392), Count of Blois (1397–1407), Angoulême (1404–1407), Périgord (1400-1407) and Soissons (1404-07).
Louis was son of King Charles V of France and Joanna of Bourbon and younger brother of Charles VI.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Louis I, Duke of Orléans, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
- LOUIS de France, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Anselme (de Sainte-Marie). Histoire généalogique de la maison royale de France, des pairs et grands officiers de la Couronne. (Paris: la Compagnie des Libraires, 1726-1733), 1:205-206.