Guise, Henri, duc de, 1550-1588

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1550-12-31
Death 1588-12-23
French
French

Biographical notes:

Known as "Le Balafré"

From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Villeroy, [ca. 1587]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270504237

Leader of the Catholic party in France. He intrigued against Henry III, was responsible for the St. Batholomew's Day Massacre, and aspired openly to the throne of France.

From the description of Letter and portraits, 1581. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122486903

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Subjects:

  • Catholics--History--Sources

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  • France (as recorded)