Mayenne, Charles of Lorraine, duke de

(1554-1611)
   nobility
   Born in Alençon, Charles of Lorraine, duke de Mayenne succeeded his brother Henri, Duke de Guise as head of the holy league (1589). He had the cardinal of Bourbon crowned, under the name of charles x. Defeated at Arques and at Ivry, he made his submission to King henry iv.

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