Joan of arc was a peasant girl who hears voices at the age of 13, they were from god. God said to join the army to help Charles become king.She left at 16 years old to confront him.
Go join the army and make Charles king
Joan cut her hair and dressed as a boy to demand to join the army. Charles tried to trick her, dressed up as a peasant to see if she could find who he was. She knew right away who he was and he let her join the army.
I am going to be in your army!
Joan lead the french to the battle of Orleans. She got shot by an arrow but pulled it out and kept fighting. They won so Charles became king.
After the coronation Joan went to another battle but Charles was unaware. The town they were fighting in knew they would loose and locked everyone but her in, they put her in jail. Charles wouldn't pay to get her out, but England did.
Don't take me away
Joan got put on trial for witchery and heresy , they threw her in a dungeon for long time. She lied and confessed for what they accused her of. They said they would still kill her so she told them it was god.
Yes I did that
A whole lot of people gathered to watch Joan be burned at the stake. A while after her death her family reopened the case and proved her innocent. The church realized and made made her a saint.