René of Anjou, king of Naples (d. 1480) was born on January 16, 1409.

January 16, 1409

René of Anjou, king of Naples (d. 1480) was born on January 16, 1409.

René of Anjou was Duke of Anjou and Count of Provence from 1434 to 1480, who also reigned as King of Naples as René I from 1435 to 1442. Having spent his last years in Aix-en-Provence, he is known in France as the Good King René.