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French historian and academician Jean-Pierre Babelon, specialist of... News PhotoExpertise,France,French Culture,Gesturing,History,Horizontal,Human Sciences,King - Royal Person,Paris - France,Press Conference,Royalty,Science,Science and Technology,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench historian and academician Jean-Pierre Babelon, specialist of French King Henri IV (1553-1610), speaks during a press conference in Paris on February 12, 2013, to present the reconstruction of the head of Henri IV. This reconstruction was made three years after a panel of forensic scientists identified the skull of the king who was murdered at the age of 57 on May 14, 1610, by a fanatic. Scientists headed by France's Philippe Charlier found a common genetic profile between the mummified head of Henri IV and dried blood from his descendant, Louis XVI. AFP PHOTO LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)