On DAY 4, Jeudi, we meet the unforgettable Louis XV. See if you can answer the few questions about his life below.
Forced to grow up quickly, Louis became king at a very young age. He was dedicated in keeping the family line going. He is famed for his many affairs and mistresses, over the years and one mistress had a great influence on his life. Discover his personal challenges and relationships and better understand what motivated him and enabled him to reign France for many years.
- When was Louis born?
- At what age did he become king?
- In this era, it was common to have mistresses. Who was the famous mistress of King Louis XV?
- Louis survived an assassination attempt during a certain war. What was the name of that war?
- How long did King Louis XV reign over France?
- Who succeeded King Louis upon his death?
Celebrate the lives of these amazing five French people through this BioView®, Amazing People of France. These short biographical narratives are similar to interviews.
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