Person:Charles I, Count of Nevers (1)

Charles I , comte de Nevers
d.25 May 1464
Facts and Events
Name Charles I , comte de Nevers
Alt Name Charles de Bourgogne
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1414
Marriage 11 Jun 1456 to Marie d'Albret
Death[1] 25 May 1464
Reference Number? Q659967?

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Charles I, Count of Nevers (1414 – May 25, 1464), Count of Nevers and Rethel, was the son of Philip II, Count of Nevers and Bonne of Artois.

Towards the end of the life of Philip III, Duke of Burgundy, Charles fell under suspicion of practising witchcraft, in an effort to supplant Charles, Count of Charolais as the heir. He fled to France and died soon after.

He married Marie d'Albret, daughter of Charles II d'Albret on June 11, 1456, but had no legitimate children. He was succeeded by his brother John.

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