Louis XIII


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Louis XIII

1601-1643.
King of France (1610-1643) who relied heavily on his adviser Cardinal Richelieu in his struggles with Spain, the Huguenots, and the Habsburgs.

Louis XIII

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(Biography) 1601–43, king of France (1610–43). His mother (Marie de Médicis) was regent until 1617; after 1624 he was influenced by his chief minister Richelieu
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Noun1.Louis XIII - king of France from 1610 to 1643 who relied heavily on the advice of Cardinal Richelieu (1601-1643)Louis XIII - king of France from 1610 to 1643 who relied heavily on the advice of Cardinal Richelieu (1601-1643)
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de Treville was admitted into the household of the young prince where he made such good use of his sword, and was so faithful to his motto, that Louis XIII, one of the good blades of his kingdom, was accustomed to say that if he had a friend who was about to fight, he would advise him to choose as a second, himself first, and Treville next--or even, perhaps, before himself.
Thus Louis XIII had a real liking for Treville--a royal liking, a self-interested liking, it is true, but still a liking.
When he saw the formidable and chosen body with which Louis XIII had surrounded himself, this second, or rather this first king of France, became desirous that he, too, should have his guard.
When he found himself about to die, which happened in 1643, just after the death of Louis XIII.
I was astonished that the abbe had so warlike an air, and they replied that there was nothing singular in that, seeing that he was one of Louis XIII.
Then," said Aramis, "you know that the last reigning monarch was Louis XIII.
Gaston d'Orleans, who ten times conspired against his brother Louis XIII.
After having been for some time after the death of Louis XIII.
These included 54 bottles of Remy Martin Louis XIII, which could sell as much as P170,000 per bottle; and eight boxes of Remy Martin Centaure De Diamant, which could fetch P60,000 per bottle.
Vicente Tolentino, head of the SBMA Law Enforcement Department, the seized contraband included 54 bottles of Remy Martin Louis XIII, and eight boxes of Remy Martin Centaure De Diamant,.
The event included an exotic car rally with 30 Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Maseratis travelling from Plainview, New York, to Gurney's Montauk where guests enjoyed a cocktail party that included a tasting of exclusive Louis XIII cognac.
The king I'm referring to is, of course, the king of cognacs, Louis XIII from the house of Remy Martin, as represented by Chris Kwek, Remy's private client director.