King of France
November 8, 1226 – August 25, 1270
|Preceded by||Louis VIII|
|Succeeded by||Philip III|
|Born|| April 25, 1214|
|Died|| August 25, 1270|
Louis IX, also known as Saint Louis was king of France from 1226 until his death in 1270.
He is remembered as a king who was fair in justice and was sometimes asked to settle conflicts. He has been called “the ideal Christian ruler”.