Charles VII


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Charles VII

1403-1461.
King of France (1422-1461). He ended the Hundred Years' War (1453) by driving the English from most of France.

Charles VII

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1. (Biography) 1403–61, king of France (1422–61), son of Charles VI. He was excluded from the French throne by the Treaty of Troyes, but following Joan of Arc's victory over the English at Orléans (1429), was crowned
2. (Biography) 1697–1745, Holy Roman Emperor (1742–45) during the War of the Austrian Succession
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Noun1.Charles VII - King of France who began his reign with most of northern France under English controlCharles VII - King of France who began his reign with most of northern France under English control; after the intervention of Jeanne d'Arc the French were able to defeat the English and end the Hundred Years' War (1403-1461)
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The fears of the weaker, or the ambition of the stronger States, or Confederacies, will set the same example in the New, as Charles VII.
The road led straight up to the chateau which, compared to its ancestor on the hill, was exactly what a fop of the coterie of the Duc d'Enghein would have been beside a knight in steel armor in the time of Charles VII.
Was it a vague presentiment of the three hundred and seventy livres, sixteen sous, eight farthings, which the future King Charles VII.
After 1407 Christine pins her hopes on a succession of dauphins, each of whom, except the future Charles VII, dies at a young age.
The surprise here was the 965,000 [pounds sterling] paid by the Musee du Louvre for the left wing of a small triptych commissioned around 1450 by Dreux Bude, Notary and Secretary to Charles VII, portrayed here as the donor kneeling with his son in this scene of the Betrayal of Christ (Fig.
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In 1742, Charles VII was elected Holy Roman Emperor during the War of the Austrian Succession.
Attributing her victories to divine guidance, Charles VII assumed his rightful throne as king of France with her by his side.
Erich steals a horse, rides to France and eventually joins Joan in the battle to relieve the siege of Orleans and in a number of subsequent French victories over the English leading to the crowning of French king Charles VII, with Joan by his side, in Rheims.
He discusses the funeral of King Henry V of England, the siege of King Charles VII of France, the Kingdom of King Reignier of Jerusalem, and the Liberation of Orleans.
In 1420 the French king, the mentally unstable Charles VI, named Henry his heir by essentially disinheriting his own son, the future Charles VII.