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La délivrance d'Orléans reste l'épisode le plus célèbre et le plus symbolique de l'épopée de Jeanne d'Arc.

La délivrance d'Orléans reste l'épisode le plus célèbre et le plus symbolique de l'épopée de Jeanne d'Arc.

Stained glass depicting Mary Tudor's life.

Stained glass depicting Mary Tudor's life.

L'annulation du mariage entre Louis VII et Aliénor d'Aquitaine a été prononcée à Beaugency en 1152.

L'annulation du mariage entre Louis VII et Aliénor d'Aquitaine a été prononcée à Beaugency en 1152.

Henry IV was crowned King of England on this day 13th October, 1399. He was the first king of the House of Lancaster

Henry IV was crowned King of England on this day October, He was the first king of the House of Lancaster

Construite au XVe siècle, la célèbre salles des thèses servait de salle de réunion et de bibliothèque.

Construite au XVe siècle, la célèbre salles des thèses servait de salle de réunion et de bibliothèque.

Anne de Beaujeu, qui ne détient pourtant aucun pouvoir de régence va gouverner la France avec fermeté et venir à bout de la guerre «folle» dirigée par Louis d'Orléans, futur Louis XII.

Anne de Beaujeu, qui ne détient pourtant aucun pouvoir de régence va gouverner la France avec fermeté et venir à bout de la guerre «folle» dirigée par Louis d'Orléans, futur Louis XII.

Charlemagne

the Carolingian Dynasty.and, the Holy Roman Empire: (Pictured: Charlemagne, 'Coat of arms' Jérôme Bara - version color from the University of Ghent)

Mary of Guise 1515–1560-Queen consort of Scotland & mother of Mary, Queen of Scots. 1st Mary married Louis II d'Orléans, Duke of Longueville. The union was happy, but brief. James V had noticed the attractions of Mary when he went to France to meet Madeleine, & Mary was next in his affections.  James's mother Margaret Tudor wrote to Henry VIII, "I trust she will prove a wise Princess. I have been much in her company, & she bears herself very honourably to me, with very good entertaining.”

Portrait of Mary of Guise (1515-60) Queen of Scotland from "Memoirs of Court of Queen Elizabeth"

Mary of Guise consort of Scotland & mother of Mary, Queen of Scots. Mary married Louis II d'Orléans, Duke of Longueville.- wearing ermine fur on her sleeves

King Ethelred 'the unread' 'the redeless' (without council) 966-1016 King of England 978-1013 and restored to the throne 1014 First wife Elgiva - 13 children Second wife Emma - 3 children

Aethelred II 'The Unready' King of England Birth 968 in Wessex, England Death April 1016 in Ondon, Middlesex, England

A splendid image of Joan of Navarre's arrival in England to wed Henry IV. Historically inaccurate but full of life and colour. Painted by Francis Henry Newbery 1924 and in Bridport Town Hall.

The Entry into Bridport, Dorset, of Joan of Navarre, Second Wife of Henry IV, January 1403

Depuis 1430, Orléans célèbre Jeanne d'Arc dont la statue équestre se dresse, depuis le 8 mai 1855, sur la place du Martroi.

Il y a 150 ans, Jeanne d'Arc statufiée (Histoire et tradition)

King Edward II (1284 - 1327) - Effigy of the murdered king, Gloucester Cathedral

King Edward II - - Effigy of the murdered king, Gloucester Cathedral - died a truly nasty death.

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