Philippe, Chevalier de Lorraine

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Chevalier de Lorraine
Philippe de Lorraine dit le Chevalier de Lorraine 1643 - 1702.jpg
Died8 December 1702
Paris, France
Alexandre, Chevalier de Beauvernois
Full name
Philippe de Lorraine
FatherHenri of Lorraine
MotherMarguerite Philippe du Cambout

Philippe of Lorraine (1643 – 8 December 1702), known as the Chevalier de Lorraine, was a French nobleman and member of the House of Guise, cadet of the Ducal House of Lorraine. He was the renowned lover of Philippe of France, Duke of Orléans, Monsieur, only brother of Louis XIV. Even though he never married, he is said to have had illegitimate children.