Brought to England as a captive by The Black Prince after the Battle of Poitiers, was entertained as a prisoner of war at the Palace of the Savoy, where he died.
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John II of France
SH Here, John of Valois, King of France, when brought to England as a captiv...
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Used by Henry VIII and Elizabeth I as a hunting lodge.
Last monarch of France. Son of Louis Bonaparte (Napoleon I's brother) and Hor...
Reigned 20 January - 10 December 1936 when he abdicated in favour of marriage...
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