François de Bourbon, Comte de Vendôme (abt (1470 - 30 October 1495) was a French nobleman..
François, born around 1470 at Vendôme, was the son of Jean VIII de Bourbon, Count of Vendôme and Isabelle de Beauvau. He became Count of Vendôme at the age of 7, upon his father's death. During his minority, his estates were administered by his brother-in-law Louis de Joyeuse.
In 1487, he married Marie de Luxembourg, comtesse de Saint-Pol, the widow of Jacques, Duke of Savoy. They had six children:
François also had a son, Jacques de Bourbon, by Isabeau de Grigny.
He died on 30 October 1495 in Vercelli, Italy, aged only 25. He was succeeded by his son Charles IV de Bourbon. His wife was regent during Charles' minority.
François de Bourbon (1470-1495), comte de Vendôme (1477-1495), fils de Jean VIII et d'Isabelle de Beauvau.
Âgé de sept ans à la mort de son père, il fut placé sous la tutelle de son beau-frère Louis de Joyeuse. François de Bourbon accompagna le roi dans les guerres d'Italie et, par sa valeur et sa prudence, contribua à la victoire de Fornoue (1495), mais le comte mourut peu après à Verceil en Italie le 30 octobre 1495, à l'âge de 25 ans.
De son épouse Marie de Luxembourg, comtesse de Saint-Pol, il eut :
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