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I am Louis, king of france.
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I used to rule France and Navarre since 1643 untill my death. My reign of 72 years is the longest of any monarch of a mayor country in Eurpoean history.

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1715

Leadership Position of a European Country from 1652 to 1715

Being one of the mightiest men in the
„Louis XIV of France“ von Hyacinthe Rigaud - wartburg.edu.. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis_XIV_of_France.jpg#mediaviewer/Datei:Louis_XIV_of_France.jpg

I reformed the finance system of France in 1713

Before my death, I reformed the finance of France. We ware almost bankrupt from all the wars.

„Nicolas de Largillière 003“ von Ehemals Nicolas de Largillière - https://www.altesses.eu/max.php?image=e76f80bdc8. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Nicolas_de_Largilli%C3%A8re_003.jpg#mediaviewer/Datei:Nicolas_de_Largilli%C3%A8re_003.jpg

War of Spanish Succession in 1702 to 1713

Due to Spains incapability to produce an heir, I was able to put a family member on the throne.

„1680 van der Meulen Louis XIV bei Lobith anagoria“ von Adam Frans van der Meulen - anagoria. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:1680_van_der_Meulen_Louis_XIV_bei_Lobith_anagoria.JPG#mediaviewer/Datei:1680_van_der_Meulen_Louis_XIV_bei_Lobith_anagoria.JPG

Outrun the Netherlands as an annoying competitor from 1672 to 1678

Sending 120.000 Soldiers in a war against the Netherlands. I led a French troup to besiege Maastricht.

„Les Plaisirs de L'Isle enchantee Troisieme journee Theatre“ von Israël Silvestre - http://www.banqueimages.crcv.fr/search.aspx?showtype=single&type=search&query1=INV.GRAV+5789. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Les_Plaisirs_de_L%27Isle_enchantee_Troisieme_journee_Theatre.jpg#mediaviewer/Datei:Les_Plaisirs_de_L%27Isle_enchantee_Troisieme_journee_Theatre.jpg

I reinvented the way to throw a court party in 1664

Organization of the still unequaled party »Plaisirs de l’lle enchantée«.

1661

Setting up my Business
from 1654 to 1661

Being part of a royal family was to my success.
„Louis-xiv-lebrunl“ von Charles Le Brun - La Varende, Jean de: Louis XIV, Paris : Éditions France-Empire, 1958. - Château de Versailles. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis-xiv-lebrunl.jpg#mediaviewer/Datei:Louis-xiv-lebrunl.jpg

Autarchy in 1661

I got rid of most of the managers. Establishing a structure focusing on me as the main decision maker.

„Traite-Pyrenees“ von Jacques Laumosnier - http://www.altesses.eu/imgmax/2d82273f8e.jpg. Lizenziert unter Public domain über Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Traite-Pyrenees.jpg#mediaviewer/Datei:Traite-Pyrenees.jpg

Signing the Treaty of the Pyrenees in 1659

A contract ensuring peace between Spain and France. Later in 1660 I married the eldest daughter of the Spanish kingdom, Maria Theresa, as one of the provisions of the deal.

"Louis XIV as Child" by Charles Poerson (1667-1609) - Europicture.de. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis_XIV_as_Child.jpg#mediaviewer/File:Louis_XIV_as_Child.jpg

Becoming the CEO of France in 1654

In 1651 I was declared of age. In the following years I took off the leadership from my mom.

1998

First steps in Leadership at the age of 13

Heaving Cardinal Jules Mazarin as a mentor - learning to be a king.