François II, King of France

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François II, King of France Gender: M
born on 19 January 1544 Jul.Cal. (29 Jan 1544 greg.) at 16:54 (= 4:54 PM )
Place Fontainebleau, France, 48n24, 2e42
Timezone LMT m2e42 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Harvey
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 08°46' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 05°31 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 09°57'

King of France François II


French royalty, also known as Francis II, the first son of Henri II and Catherine de Medici. He married Mary Stuart in 1558 at age 14. He was crowned King in 1559. He died from ear disease on 5 December 1560 OS in Orléans after a reign of 17 months, leaving the kingdom in debt and prey to the miseries of a civil war.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • child->parent relationship with Medici, Catherine de (born 13 April 1519 Jul.Cal. (23 Apr 1519 greg.))
  • sibling relationship with Louis of Valois (born 3 February 1549 Jul.Cal. (13 Feb 1549 greg.))


  • Relationship : Marriage 1558 (Mary Stuart)
  • Death by Disease 5 December 1560 (greg.) (Ear disease, age 16 plus seven days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Martin Harvey, Nativitas I, quotes Latin records, "January 19, 1543/44 OS, between 4:00 and 5:00 heures du soir."

He cites a chart of the era for 4:40 PM LAT = 4:54 PM LMT.

(Penfield Collection quotes NN (January 19 OS) for 17:22 LMT. Lescaut quotes Barbault for 16:16:38).

Taeger IHL update 3 quotes Harvey as well, but with 16.08 LAT.(via Gauricus via mother Catherine de Medici.

Sy Scholfield quotes "Histoire de la Maison Royale de France, et des grands officiers de la Couronne" by Anselme de Sainte-Marie, Ange de Sainte-Rosalie (libr. associés, 1726), p. 137: "Francois II. du nom, roy de France & d'Ecoffe, né à Fontainebleau le samedi 19. janvier 1543. entre 4. & 5. heures du soir..."


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Ears (Disease, terminal)
  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (First male)
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 16)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (France)