John I of Alençon

Life: 1385-1415
Birth Place: Château d'Essay, France
Historical Role: General, Noble
Titles: Duke of Alençon, Count of Alençon
Primary countries affected: France
Secondary countries affected: United Kingdom
Events: Hundred Years War (1337-1453), Battle of Agincourt (1415)


Duke John I of Alençon, succeeded his father as Count of Alençon and was promoted to Duke in 1414. He was present the Battle of Agincourt where he was killed. During the battle he was responsible for killing Edward, Duke of York.

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