Michel de L'Hospital

Definition

Michel de L'Hospital (also known as L'Hôpital, c. 1505-1573) was a French statesman who served during the reigns of four kings – Francis I, Henry II, Francis II, and Charles IX – as Councillor of Parlement (1537), Chancellor of the Duchesse de Berry (1550), the first president of the Chamber of Accounts (1555), and Chancellor of France (1560-1568).

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  • c. 1505 - 1573
    Life of Michel de L'Hospital, French statesman.
  • 1537
    Michel de L'Hospital becomes Councillor of Parlement.
  • 1550
    Michel de L'Hospital is Chancellor of the Duchesse de Berry.
  • 1555
    Michel de L'Hospital is appointed the first president of the Chamber of Accounts.
  • 1560 - 1568
    Michel de L'Hospital is Chancellor of France.
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