In France, a Catholic faction headed by the triumvirate of
Montmorency, Guise and St. Andre provokes militant opposition from
Huguenot leaders Condé and Coligny. However, at a meeting of the
States-General at Orleans, the Chancellor Michel de L'Hopital
appeals to moderates to rally to the Crown, and the new figurehead
of eleven-year-old Charles IX, who succeeded to the throne the
previous year after the deah of his brother Francis II.
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Editors. "Factions develop in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14996, accessed 25 April 2018.]