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On this day in 1496 - Mary Tudor was born

Mary Tudor was born on 18th March 1496. She was the third daughter and fifth child of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. Mary was born at Richmond Palace. 248 more words

Tudor Chronicles

Anne The Last Duchess of Brittany

In the medieval world, dominated by men, Anne of Brittany spent her life fighting for her Duchy to retain it’s traditional independence.

Born in 1477, Anne was the daughter of Duke Francis of Brittany. 1,235 more words

Sheroes Of History

Mary Tudor, a favourite sister

Mary Tudor was the fifth child of seven born to King Henry VII and his wife Elizabeth of York. Mary Tudor’s first marriage was to King Louis XII of France and she was his third wife. 528 more words

Art History

royal temper tantrum

I’m switching over to Medieval Queens for the month of November. The creepy chicks were giving me nightmares (I had a dream I accidentally hired Belle Gunness as a Nanny). 235 more words

The Funeral of Anne of Brittany

by: Susan Abernethy

Anne, Duchess of Brittany had been crowned twice as the Queen of France. She married King Charles VIII and when he died, she married King Louis XII. 1,603 more words


Louis VII of France (1120 - 1180) and Adelaide of Champagne (c. 1140 - 1206)

Louis Capet, King of the Franks, and his 3rd wife Adelaide of Champagne, Queen Consort of the Franks.

Louis the Younger, as he was called, was the son of King Louis the Fat of France, and Adelaide of Savoy. 708 more words

The Medieval Times

Richard the Lionheart: English or French hero?

Richard the Lionheart was the son of Aliénor d’Aquitaine, the queen of France who became the queen of England. The English call her Eleanor of Aquitaine. 50 more words

French History