Abstract: On June 30, King Henry II of France against the advice of his court ministers, participated in a fateful joust.
Okay, this is not a TUDOR post, I'll admit, but after finishing Diane Haeger's novel "Courtesan," which takes place in France (Tudor times!), I just had.
Henry II was a monarch of the House of Valois who ruled as King of France from 31 March 1547 until his death in The second son of Francis I, he became Francis I · Francis III, Duke of Brittany · Descendants of Henry II of · Louis of Valois. 1750s in sports have a mad king and that they had to kill .