Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle (c.1486 - 1550)

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Birthplace: Ornans, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
Death: Died in Augsburg, Bavarian Swabia, Bayern, Germany
Occupation: 1er Ministre de Charles V
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About Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle

Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle (1486-1550) was a French politician who served Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor as Minister of Justice, and a close trusted adviser. He was made suzerain of the imperial city of Besançon and held an influential position in the Netherlands. From 1530 until his death he was one of the emperor's most trusted advisers in Germany. He was the father of the cardinal and politician Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, also a leading Habsburg minister, and built the Palace Granvelle in Besançon.

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Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle's Timeline

1486
1486
Ornans, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
1513
1513
Age 27
1516
July 16, 1516
Age 30
1517
August 20, 1517
Age 31
Besançon, Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
1521
1521
Age 35
1524
May 14, 1524
Age 38
1525
October 20, 1525
Age 39
Mechelen, Antwerpen, Vlaams Gewest, Belgium
1536
April 2, 1536
Age 50
Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
1550
August 28, 1550
Age 64
Augsburg, Bavarian Swabia, Bayern, Germany