Person:Louis d'Armagnac, Duke of Nemours (1)

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Louis d'Armagnac, duc de Nemours
b.1472
d.28 Apr 1503
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Name Louis d'Armagnac, duc de Nemours
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1472
Death[1][2] 28 Apr 1503
Reference Number? Q1852377?


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Louis d'Armagnac, Duke of Nemours (1472, Normandy; April 28, 1503, Cerignola, Italy), known for most of his life as the Count of Guise, was the third son of Jacques d'Armagnac, Duke of Nemours and Louise of Anjou.

In 1491, he was made Count of Guise, a title last held by his uncle Charles IV, Duke of Anjou. Upon the death of his elder brother Jean in 1500, he became Duke of Nemours. He fought in the Italian Wars and was made viceroy of Naples in 1501. He was defeated and killed at the battle of Cerignola, April 28, 1503.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Louis d'Armagnac, Duke of Nemours, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. 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), 3:340-341.