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Charles X (Charles Philippe; 9 October 1757 – 6 November 1836) wis kent for maist o his life as the Coont o Artois (in French, comte d'Artois) afore he reigned as Keeng o Fraunce frae 16 September 1824 till 2 August 1830.[1]

Charles X
Charles X of France 1.PNG
Portrait bi Baron Gérard, c.1829
Keeng o Fraunce an Navarre
Ring 16 September 1824 – 2 August 1830
Coronation 29 May 1825
Predecessor Louis XVIII
Successor Louis XIX
as Keeng o Fraunce an Navarre
Louis Philippe I
as Keeng o the French
Prime Meenisters
Born 9 October 1757(1757-10-09)
Palace o Versailles, Fraunce
Dee'd 6 November 1836(1836-11-06) (aged 79)
Görz, Austrick (nou in Italy)
Buirial Kostanjevica Monastery, Slovenie
Spouse Marie Thérèse o Savoy
Issue Louis Antoine, Duke o Angoulême
Sophie, "Mademoiselle d'Artois"
Charles Ferdinand, Duke o Berry
Marie Thérèse, "Mademoiselle d'Angoulême"
Full name
Charles Philippe de France
Hoose Bourbons o Fraunce
Faither Louis, Dauphin o Fraunce
Mither Marie Josèphe o Saxony
Releegion Roman Catholicism
Seegnatur Charles X's signature
Grand Royal Coat of Arms of France.svg



MairiageEedit

On In November 1773, Charles mairit Princess Marie Thérèse o Savoy, a daughter o Victor Amadeus III o Sardinie an his Spanish Bourbon wife Maria Antonia o Spain.

ChilderEedit

  1. Louis Antoine, Duke o Angoulême (Versailles, 6 August 1775 – 3 Juin 1844) mairit Marie Thérèse o Fraunce, but haed nae childer.
  2. Sophie, "Mademoiselle d'Artois" (Versailles, 5 August 1776 – 5 December 1783) died young.
  3. Charles Ferdinand, Duke o Berry (24 Januar 1778 – 14 Februar 1820) mairit Princess Maria Carolina o Naples an Sicily an haed childer.
  4. Marie Thérèse d'Artois, "Mademoiselle d'Angoulême" (6 Januar 1783 – 22 Juin 1783) died young.

ReferencesEedit

  1. Mary Platt Parmele, A Short History of France. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1894), p. 221.