Philippa of Lancaster (Portuguese: Filipa; 31 March 1360 – 19 July 1415) was Queen of Portugal from 1387 until 1415 by marriage to King John I.Born into the royal family of England, her marriage secured the Treaty of Windsor and produced several children who became known as the "Illustrious Generation" in Portugal.
Philippa of Lancaster was the Queen of Portugal in late 14th and early 15th century. Born into the royal family of England and married to King John I, she was the first and only English Queen of Portugal. Her marriage with King John I secured the Anglo-Portuguese Alliance and she proved herself to be an extraordinary queen.
Philippa of Lancaster died of the plague on July 15, 1415, at the age of 55. Ten days later, a fleet of 240 boats and an army of 20,000 men left Lisbon. With them sailed three of her sons: the heir to the throne, Duarte; infante Henrique (later known as the Navigator); and Pedro. The fortified city of Ceuta fell into Portuguese hands a month later.
- Isabel Stilwell
Philippa of Lancaster was born at Leicester on 31st March 1360. She was the eldest daughter of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster and 4th son of Edward III, and his first wife Blanche of Lancaster, great-great-granddaughter of Henry III. her father was one of the richest men in the country – and one of the most powerful.
Philippa of Lancaster was born in 1359 or 1360, the first child of John of Gaunt, son of Edward III, king of England, and his first wife, Blanche of Lancaster. Blanche died from the Black Death in 1369, while John of Gaunt was away in Spain, fighting against Henry II Trastamara of Castile and his French allies.
Aug 04, 2017 · Philippa of Lancaster was born on 31 March 1360 as the daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and Blanche of Lancaster. She was named after her paternal grandmother, Philippa of Hainault. She spent part of her youth at the Palace of the Savoy, between London and Westminster with her own nurse named Maud.
British-Portuguese Royalty. Also known as Philippa Plantagenet, she was the oldest daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and his wife and cousin Blanche of Lancaster, Countess of Derby. In 1387 she married John I (João) De Avis, King of Portugal.
- 31 Mar 1360, Leicester, Leicester Unitary Authority, Leicestershire, England
- Founder's Chapel
- 19 Jul 1415 (aged 55), Sacavem, Loures Municipality, Lisboa, Portugal
- Batalha, Leiria
Mar 16, 2013 · Philippa de Roet had a sister named Katherine who also worked for the Queen. Katherine was to marry Sir Hugh Swynford and would come to have an immense influence on the life of Philippa of Lancaster. When Philippa was seven, her brother Henry was born. John of Gaunt had gone to Spain to fight. While he was gone, the Black Death swept England.
Philippa of Lancaster was born 31 March 1360 in Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom to John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster (1340-1399) and Blanche of Lancaster (1345-1369) and died 19 July 1415 inOdivelas, Portugal of bubonic plague. She married John I of Portugal (1357-1433) 14 February 1387 JL in Oporto Cathedral, Porto, Portugal. Notable ancestors ...
- 19 July 1415 Odivelas, Portugal
- John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster (1340-1399)
- Blanche of Lancaster (1345-1369)
Philippa of Lancaster died of the plague on July 15, 1415, at the age of 55. Ten days later, a fleet of 240 boats and an army of 20,000 men left Lisbon. With them sailed three of her sons: the heir to the throne, Duarte; infante Henrique (later known as the Navigator); and Pedro.
- Isabel Stilwell