Blanche of Valois (baptised Marguerite; 1317–1348) was a Queen consort of Germany and Bohemia by her marriage to King and later Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV. She was the youngest daughter of Charles, Count of Valois (the third son of King Philip III of France and Isabella of Aragon) and his third wife Mahaut of Châtillon.
Blanche was born around 1316, as the youngest daughter of Charles, Count of Valois, and his third wife, Matilda of Chatillon. Blanche’s father was a French prince – he was the second son of Philip III, King of France. Blanche’s name at birth was Margaret, but she was always called Blanche, allegedly because of her fair hair.
Blanche of Valois (1317-1348) was the Empress of the Holy Roman Empire, the wife of Emperor Charles IV. Blanche was the daughter of Charles of Valois and the sister of Philip VI of France, and her marriage to Charles IV consolidated an alliance between the House of Valois of France and the House of Luxembourg of Germany and Bohemia.
Wencelas Charles of Bohemia and Luxemburg, who would become Holy Roman emperor Charles IV, met his first wife Blanche of Valois at the court of her cousin Charles IV, king of France. A fresco of the couple can be found in the castle of Karlstein, near Prague.
Blanche of Valois (baptised Marguerite; 1317–1348) was a Queen consort of Germany and Bohemia by her marriage to King and later Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV. She was the youngest daughter of Charles of Valois and his third wife Mahaut of Châtillon.
Dec 11, 2017 · Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia married four times. His first wife was Blanche of Valois. They both met as children at the French court. The marriage of Blanche and Charles was one of four royal marriages that tied the Bohemian royal family to the French royal family in the 14th century.
Blanche Capet de Valois was born 1316 to Charles de Valois (1270-1325) and Mahaut de Châtillon (1293-1358) and died 1348 of unspecified causes. She married Charles IV of Bohemia (1316-1378) 23 May 1323 JL . Alfred the Great (849-899)/s, Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s. 1 Children 2 Footnotes (including ...
May 23, 2018 · Jeanne de France dite aussi Blanche, née en mai 1351 et morte à Béziers le 16 septembre 1371, fille posthume du roi Philippe VI de Valois et de Blanche de Navarre, est une princesse française. Par acte du 16 juillet 1368, elle fut promise à l'héritier du trône d'Aragon, le futur Jean Ier (1350-1396), alors duc de Gérone.
- Philip VI of France
- May 1351
Mar 15, 2015 · Blanche of Artois. Whatever the location, the affair was discovered; all 3 princesses were arrested and questioned. When confronted in a secret court, Marguerite and Blanche confessed to adultery with the d’Aunay brothers. Their heads were shaved and they were sent to life imprisonment in Chateau Gaillard.
Mar 15, 2015 · The second son, Philip, was married to Marguerite’s cousin, Jeanne d’Artois and Charles, the youngest, was married to Jeanne’s sister, Blanche d’Artois. The royal scandal of 1314 was supposedly uncovered due to 2 rather innocuous items; silk purses.