Person:Charles III, Duke of Bourbon (1)

Charles III _____, Duke of Bourbon
b.17 Feb 1490
d.6 May 1527 Roma, Lazio, Italy
Facts and Events
Name Charles III _____, Duke of Bourbon
Gender Male
Birth[2] 17 Feb 1490 House of Bourbon-Montpensier
Military[1] Sep 1515 Combatant of Marignano
Military[1] 24 Feb 1525 Combatant of Pavia
Death[1] 6 May 1527 Roma, Lazio, Italy Combatant in Sack of Rome
Reference Number? Q506466?

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Charles III, Duke of Bourbon (17 February 1490 – 6 May 1527) was a French military leader, the Count of Montpensier, Clermont and Auvergne, and Dauphin of Auvergne from 1501 to 1523, then Duke of Bourbon and Auvergne, Count of Clermont-en-Beauvaisis, Forez and La Marche, and Lord of Beaujeu from 1505 to 1521. He was also the Constable of France from 1515 to 1521. Also known as the Constable of Bourbon, he was the last of the great feudal lords to oppose the King of France himself. He commanded the Imperial troops of Holy Roman Emperor Charles V in what became known as the Sack of Rome in 1527, where he was killed.

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