Louis XIV

Another names: The Sun king, The Grand Monarch


Louis Bourbon XIV

Born: September 16, 1638

Died: September 1, 1715

Reign: 1643-1715 France

Government and improvements

Thought he was the Divine ruler of France. Changed the whole government to a buerocracy. Trying to strengthen royal power and boost income



  1. Versailles is a great castle in France
  2. Expanded buerocracy. During his reign
  3. Built a stronger French army


Policies of Richelieu: Expanded bureaucracy and appointed intendants to collect tax, and recruited soldiers