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11 April – Battle of Ceresole
2 to 4 June – Battle of Serravalle
Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas, poet (died 1590).
Clément Marot, poet (born 1496)
Charles du Dros, governor
Bonaventure des Périers, writer (born c.1510)
Pierre Chambiges, mason and architect
1544 in France Wikipedia
Events from the year 1544 in France.