Elisabeth of France or Elisabeth of Valois (Spanish: Isabel de Valois; French: Élisabeth de France) (2 April 1545 – 3 October 1568) was Queen of Spain as the third spouse of Philip II of Spain. She was the eldest daughter of Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici.
Margaret of Valois was born on 14 May 1553, at the royal Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, the seventh child and third daughter of Henry II and Catherine de' Medici. Three of her brothers would become kings of France: Francis II, Charles IX and Henry III.
Queen Catherine, also known as Catherine de' Medici, was born in Italy to the rich and powerful de'Medici family as the daughter of Lorenzo de'Medici, Duke of Urbino and Lord of Florence. She married the future King of France and had ten children, including her favourite child, the late King Francis. Pilot Left Behind Dirty Laundry Long Live The King Banished The Hound and the Hare Catherine ...
From 1559 to 1568, Catherine de Medici was the mother-in-law of Philip II, resulting from his marriage to her daughter, Elisabeth of Valois. Catherine is one of several leaders in Civilization VI and its expansions who is descended from Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Aug 13, 2021 · Catherine de Medici was one of the most powerful women of the 16th century, ruling over the royal French court for 17 years in varying degrees of influence and strength. Devoted to her children and the success of the Valois line, Catherine supported 3 sons as Kings of France through some of the country’s most violent religious turmoil.
L'arbre généalogique ci-dessous reconstitue la lignée des Valois de Philippe VI à Henri III.Il n'aspire aucunement à l'exhaustivité mais cherche à mettre en évidence les successions dynastiques dans la France du XIII e au XVI e siècles.