Louis IX

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king of France and son of Louis VIII

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The narrative ends with a cliffhanger: Blanche died while Louis IX was still in the Holy Land on Crusade.
EastEnders star DANNY DYER, 41, who has blood ties to Henry the Eighth's henchman Thomas Cromwell, now discovers he is a descendant of French king Louis IX.
He was one of the commanders of the Egyptian forces that inflicted a defeat on the Seventh Crusade of King Louis IX of France.
The city by the bay, named in 1699 for King Louis IX of France, crusader and saint, is back, thriving and as pretty as ever.
Also back in 1250, the warrior Baiburs played a prominent role in defeating Louis IX's Seventh Crusade.
While in the 1926 the monks decided to demolish the old monastery, but kept the church and the large basement that is changed today into a museum that includes the printing press, pots, manuscripts, pottery and gift from the King of France Louis IX. Monastery Qozhaya today is one of the oldest monasteries in Lebanon and is a shrine to all who wish to learn the road to sainthood.
It was written in Latin and debated in Norman French by a king whose throne was, for the most part, across the Channel and whose son, Henry III, had to appeal to a European court (of Louis IX) to arbitrate his own dispute with his English barons fifty years later.
My guest, I realized, was Louis IX, king of France in the 13th century-the greatest of centuries, according to some historians.
FIELD, editors, The Sanctity of Louis IX: Early Lives of Saint Louis by Geoffrey of Beaulieu and William of Chartres.
Her personal Rule (1253), for example, for which she fought so tenaciously was approved only for a handful of other houses, whereas the Rule of Isabelle of France (1259/63), sister of King Louis IX, which established the Order of Enclosed Sisters Minor, enjoyed far wider reach in Europe and across the Channel.
Louis IX, King of France, also visited, and received Holy Communion there when he was leading a crusade to liberate the Holy Land from the Moslems.
Louis IX, the Crusader king and soldier patron, led two failed Crusades.
He told The Daily Star that the castle's name was attributed to France's then-King Louis IX.
The crown -- a circular band of branches encased in a gilded, golden tube -- is being displayed for three days to mark the 800th anniversary of the birthday and christening of King Louis IX of France, who acquired it in 1239.