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Charles VI of France

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Charles VI was only 11 years old when he inherited the thrown to France. 00:01

  2. During a bout of insanity in 1393, King Charles VI could not remember his own name or that he was king and didn't recognize his wife. 01:13

  3. At times, Charles VI thought he was made of glass and would wear padded clothing to prevent himself from shattering. 01:50