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Jacques de Lavardin
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Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown; after 1589

Place of Death: Unknown


Jacques de Lavardin, sieur de Plessis Bourot, was a French humanist and a member of the royal household under King Henry III of France (r. 1574-89). He first served in the royal army, like his father, who had fought in Italy under Francis I (r. 1515-47). Lavardin’s exact dates of bir…

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Do Paço, David, “Jacques de Lavardin”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

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