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Charles X of France (1757-1836)

Count of Artois, King of France from 1824 to 1830

Arms of Charles X of France (1757-1836)

Born on October 7, 1757 in Versailles, he was the younger brother of future Kings Louis XVI and Louis XVIII of France.

He himself reigned as King of France from September 16, 1824 to August 2nd, 1830.

He died of cholera on November 6, 1836 in Görz, Slovenia.

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Main portrait

"Charles X, King of France" by François Pascal Simon Gérard (Rome 1770 - Paris 1837).

Other portraits

Charles X of France (1757-1836)
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"King Charles X of France" by Georges Rouget (Paris 1783 - Paris 1869).
Charles X of France (1757-1836)
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"King Charles X of France" by Antoine-Jean Gros (Paris 1771 - Meudon 1835).
Charles X of France (1757-1836)
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"King Charles X of France" by Émile Jean Horace Vernet (a.k.a. Horace Vernet, Paris 1789 - Paris 1863).
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