Blanca Sánchez of Navarre
Facts and Events
||Blanca Sánchez of Navarre
||Blanca , Queen of Navarre
||Blanche de Navarre
||, Of, Navarre, Spain
||Chartres, Eure-et-Loir, Centre, Franceto Theobald III , Count of Champagne
||1 JUL 1199
||Chartres, Franceto Theobald III , Count of Champagne
||1 Jul 1199
||to Theobald III , Count of Champagne
||13 MAR 1229
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Blanche of Navarre (?–1229) was Countess of Champagne, then Regent of Champagne, and finally also regent of her native kingdom of Navarre.
She was the youngest daughter of Sancho VI of Navarre and Sancha of Castile, who died in 1179, about two years after Blanche's birth. Her eldest brother, Sancho VII of Navarre, succeeded their father as King of Navarre and was the last male descendant of the first dynasty of Kings of Navarre, the Pamplona dynasty, dying childless. Her elder sister Berengaria of Navarre married Richard I of England.
- ↑ Blanca Sánchez of Navarre, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
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