3 days ago · Joan I Countess of Auvergne 1326–1360: Marie 1326–1333: Philip b.1315: Joan b.1317: Philip Duke of Orléans 1336–1376: Blanche of France 1328–1382: Marie of Blois 1345–1404: Louis I Duke of Anjou 1339–1384: Charles II King of Navarre 1332–1387: Joan of Valois 1343–1373: Agnes 1345–1350: Margaret 1347–1352: Margaret III ...
May 18, 2023 · Joan I, Joan also spelled Joanna, (born 1326—died May 22, 1382, Lucania, Kingdom of Naples [Italy]), countess of Provence and queen of Naples (1343–82) who defended her claim as well as that of the house of Anjou to the throne of Naples, only to lose it to Charles of Durazzo (Charles III of Naples).
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May 23, 2023 · Five months later, John married Joan I, Countess of Auvergne; they had three children, all of whom died at a very early age. Philip VI died in August 1350, and John became king. One of John's prime opponents during his reign was another Frenchman, Charles of Navarre. (Some sources refer to John the Good and Charles the Bad.)
- I was the daughter of a duke named Francis. Many were the suitors for my hand as I became Duchess of Brittany in my own right aged only 11. So I was married off to two Kings of France: Charles VIII and Louis XII.
- My father was a count named William. I succeeded him aged six as Countess of Auvergne in my own right. Duke Philip of Burgundy was my first husband whom I bore three children.
- I was the daughter of a king named Philip. Many described me as the most beautiful princess of my time. So when I was betrothed to Prince John of France, his father, King Philip VI, was taken by my charm and eventually married me.
- My father was a duke named Louis. I married King Louis XI of France and was his Queen Consort for 22 years. During this time I bore him eight children, but only three survived infancy: a son, Charles, who succeeded my husband as king, a daughter, Joan, who became Queen Consort of France and another daughter, Anne, who served as Regent of France.
3 days ago · The House of Plantagenet was the first truly armigerous royal dynasty of England. Their predecessor, Henry I of England, had presented items decorated with a lion heraldic emblem to his son-in-law, Plantagenet founder Geoffrey, Count of Anjou, and his family experimented with different lion-bearing coats until these coalesced during the reign of his grandson, Richard I (1189–1199), into a ...
5 days ago · Marie Joséphine of Savoy ( Italian: Maria Giuseppina Luisa; 2 September 1753 – 13 November 1810) was a princess of France and countess of Provence by marriage to the future King Louis XVIII of France.
May 8, 2023 · 1326 Joan I, Countess of Auvergne, queen of France (1350-60) (d. 1360) 1753 Phillis Wheatley, American poet who was both the second published African-American poet and first published African-American woman, born in West Africa (d. 1784) 1884 Harry Truman, 33rd US President (Democrat: 1945-53), born in Lamar, Missouri (d. 1972)
May 5, 2023 · Agnes of France Louis VII was born in 1120, the second son of Louis VI of France and Adelaide of Maurienne. In 1154 Louis VII married Constance of Castile, daughter of Alfonso VII of Castile. She, too, failed to give him a son and heir, bearing only two daughters, Marguerite of France, and Alys.
May 16, 2023 · On 21 August, his uncle, Alfonso, Count of Poitou, Toulouse, and Auvergne, died returning from the crusade in Italy. Philip inherited his counties and united them to the royal demesne. The portion of the Auvergne which he inherited became the "Terre royale d'Auvergne," later the Duchy of Auvergne.
May 8, 2023 · Also known as Joanna de Moravia of Bothwell. Joan Moray was born between 1339 and 1354. She was the daughter of Morice Moray, 1st Earl of Strathearn and Joan Menteith .1,2. She married, firstly, Sir Thomas Moray, Lord of Bothwel l, son of Sir Andrew Moray and Lady Christina Bruce, before 1361.1. She married, secondly, Archibald Douglas, 3rd ...
May 16, 2023 · William I, Count of Hainaut (c. 1286 – 7 June 1337) was Count William III of Avesnes, Count William III of Holland and Count William II of Zeeland from 1304 to his death. William, born c. 1286, was the son of John II, Count of Hainaut and Philippa of Luxembourg, daughter of Henry V of Luxembourg. He was the brother of John of Beaumont and ...
May 12, 2023 · Countess of Eglinton and Winton Ursula Joan Watson b. 7 May 1916 Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland d. 22 May 1987 Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland: MontyHistNotes
May 11, 2023 · Margaret III (13 April 1350 – 16/21 March 1405) was a ruling Countess of Flanders, Countess of Artois, and Countess of Auvergne and Boulogne between 1384 and 1405. She was the last Countess of Flanders of the House of Dampierre. She was also Duchess of Burgundy by marriage to Philip I, Duke of Burgundy and Philip II, Duke of Burgundy.