The Story Of A King Crowned Before His FIFTH Birthday!

Check out the incredible story of King Louis XIV, who ruled over France as a child, leading an action-packed life in the process!

1. Boy Wonder

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Image Source: Getty Images

Sometimes responsibility can be handed out to those of a young age and these words couldn’t be truer than in the situation of King Louis XIV! When his father, King Louis XII, died on May 14, 1643, the reigns were handed over to the four-year-old!

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