Lesdigui

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François De Bonne, Duc De Lesdiguières - Military Service
... baron de Gordes, but when the Huguenots raised troops in Dauphiné Lesdiguières threw in his lot with them, and under his kinsman Antoine Rambaud de Furmeyer, whom he succeeded in 1570, distinguished himself in the ... in June 1593 there was a truce, during which Lesdiguières was occupied in maintaining the royal authority against Eperon in Provence ... intermittently until 1605, when Henry IV concluded peace, much to the dissatisfaction of Lesdiguières ...
Stade Lesdiguières
... Stade Lesdiguières is a multi-purpose stadium in Grenoble, France ... of the stadium was given in honor of François de Bonne, Duke of Lesdiguières, died in 1626 ...
François De Bonne, Duc De Lesdiguières - Later Life
... the succession to the lieutenant-generalship of Dauphiné, vested in Lesdiguières since 1597, to his son-in-law Charles de Crequy ... Sincerely devoted to the throne, Lesdiguières took no part in the intrigues which disturbed the minority of Louis XIII, and he moderated the political claims made by his co-religionists under the terms of the Edict of ... Lesdiguières was then 73, and this lady, Marie Vignon, had long been his mistress ...
Dauphiné - History - Modern History - Time of Troubles
... In 1575, Lesdiguières became the new leader of the Protestants and obtained several territories in the province ... After the accession of Henry IV to the throne of France, Lesdiguières allied with the governor and the lieutenant general of Dauphiné ... After months of assaults, Lesdiguières defeated the Ligue and took back Grenoble ...