Duc de Richelieu


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Noun1.Duc de Richelieu - French prelate and statesmanDuc de Richelieu - French prelate and statesman; principal minister to Louis XIII (1585-1642)
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One was a bronze image of the Duc de Richelieu, grand-nephew of the splendid Cardinal.
It resulted, then, from this habit that on the said first Monday of April, 1625, the citizens, on hearing the clamor, and seeing neither the red-and-yellow standard nor the livery of the Duc de Richelieu, rushed toward the hostel of the Jolly Miller.
The duc de Richelieu (1585-1642) came of Poitevin nobility on his father's side, of the Parisian magistracy on his mothers.