- Isabella of England (1214 – 1 December 1241) was a princess of the House of Plantagenet and Holy Roman Empress and Queen of Sicily and Germany from 1235 until her death as the third wife of Emperor Frederick II. Isabella was born around 1214 as the fourth child and second daughter of John, King of England and his second wife Isabella of Angoulême.
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Isabella of England (1214 – 1 December 1241) was an English princess of the House of Plantagenet and Holy Roman Empress and Queen of Sicily and Germany from 1235 until her death as the third wife of Emperor Frederick II . Contents 1 Life 1.1 Birth and early years 1.2 Youth 1.3 Marriage 1.4 Empress 2 Issue 3 Notes 4 References 5 Bibliography
Queen Isabella I of Castile ( 1451 – 1504) was an influential monarch who helped to unite the different regions of Spain and make Spain a leading power in Europe and the Americas. Queen Isabella was a strict Catholic and, amongst contemporaries, was noted for her ‘virtue and fear of God’.
Queen Isabella 1295–1358 Isabella, daughter of King Philip IV of France, was betrothed in 1303 at the age of seven to Edward, Prince of Wales, son of Edward I. She had many associations with Berkhamsted. The Palace of Langley was the favoured residence of King Edward II whose favourite, Piers Gaveston, had been granted Berkhamsted Castle in 1309.
Nov 24, 2019 · Isabella's mother was Alice de Courtenay, granddaughter of France's King Louis VI. Isabella's father was Aymar Taillefer, Count of Angouleme. Marriage to John of England Betrothed when very young to Hugh IX, Count of Lusignan, Isabella of Angouleme married John Lackland of England, son of Eleanor of Aquitaine and Henry II of England.
- Jone Johnson Lewis
- Women's History Writer
In this vibrant biography, acclaimed author Alison Weir reexamines the life of Isabella of England, one of history’s most notorious and charismatic queens. Isabella arrived in London in 1308, the spirited twelve-year-old daughter of King Philip IV of France.
- Alison Weir