Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Saint-Denis Basilica, Saint-Denis, France
Race or Ethnicity: White
Executive summary: King of France, 1316
Jean I, King of France, son of Louis X and Clemence, daughter of Charles Martel, who claimed to be King of Hungary, was born, after his father's death, on the 15th of November 1316, and lived only seven days. His uncle, afterwards Philippe V, has been accused of having caused his death, or of having substituted a dead child in his place; but nothing was ever proved. An imposter calling himself Jean II appeared in Provence, in the reign of Jean II, but he was captured and died in prison.
Father: Louis X (King of France)
Mother: Clemence of Hungary
French Monarch (15-Nov-1316 to 20-Nov-1316)
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