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Valois Dynasty
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Valois Dynasty


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Gaul * Franks * France in the Middle Ages * Valois Dynasty * Bourbon Dynasty * French Revolution * First French Empire * French Restoration * Second Republic * Second French Empire * Third Republic * France during World War II * Fourth Republic * Fifth Republic

The Valois Dynasty succeeded the Capetian Dynasty as rulers of France from 1328-1589 C.E. They were descendants of Charles of Valois, the third son of King Philip III of France.

The Bourbon Dynasty followed.

See also: Kings of France family tree

Valois is also the name of a cafeteria in Hyde Park, Chicago, which has been open since 1921.