Catherine of Valois (27 October 1401 – 3 January 1437) was the queen consort of England from 1420 until 1422. A daughter of Charles VI of France, she married Henry V of England, and gave birth to his heir Henry VI of England.
- 27 October 1401, Paris, France
- 3 January 1437 (aged 35), London, England
- 23 February 1421
- 2 June 1420 – 31 August 1422
Catherine was born in Florence to Lorenzo de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, and Madeleine de La Tour d'Auvergne. In 1533 at the age of fourteen, Catherine married Henry, second son of King Francis I and Queen Claude of France. Catherine's marriage was arranged by her uncle Pope Clement VII.
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The House of Valois (UK: / ˈ v æ l w ɑː / VAL-wah, also US: / v æ l ˈ w ɑː, v ɑː l ˈ w ɑː / va(h)l-WAH, French: ) was a cadet branch of the Capetian dynasty.They succeeded the House of Capet (or "Direct Capetians") to the French throne, and were the royal house of France from 1328 to 1589.
In 1420 Henry V married Catherine of Valois, daughter of Charles VI of France and younger sister of the widow of Richard II, Isabella of Valois (who died several years after her husband). Her dowry, upon the agreement between the two kingdoms, was 600,000 crowns. Together the couple had one child, Henry.
Catherine of Valois, daughter of King Charles VI of France and�Isabelle of Bavaria was born into royalty at the royal palace of the H�tel Saint-Pol in Paris on 27 October 1401.
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Children of Charles VII, Roi de France and Maria d'Anjou 1.Louis XI, Roi de France+3 b. 3 Jul 1423, d. 30 Aug 1483 2.Jean de France2 b. 1424, d. 1425 3.Catherine de Valois1 b. 1428, d. 1446 4.Radegonde de France2 b. 1428, d. 1444 5.Jacques de France2 b. 1432, d. 1437 6.Yolande de Valois b. 1434, d. 1478 7.Jeanne de Valois b. 1435, d. 1482 8 ...