Person:Blanche of Castile (1)

Blanche of Castile
b.4 Mar 1188 Palencia, Spain
d.26 Nov 1252 Paris, France
Facts and Events
Name Blanche of Castile
Alt Name Blanca de Castile
Alt Name Blanca , Princess of Castile
Alt Name Blanche of Castile
Alt Name Blanca Alphonsa
Alt Name Blanca Alphonsa Queen of France de Castile
Alt Name Blanca Castile
Alt Name Blanche of Castile
Gender Female
Alt Birth? 1188 Valencia, , , Spain
Reference Number? 11260
Birth[1][3] 4 Mar 1188 Palencia, Spain
Marriage 23 May 1200 Pont-Audemer, Eure, Haute-Normandie, Franceto Louis VIII "the Lion" , King of France
Alt Marriage 23 May 1200 Chateau Neuf, Franceto Louis VIII "the Lion" , King of France
Death[3] 26 Nov 1252 Paris, France
Burial? 30 Nov 1252 Maubuisson, Gironde, Aquitaine, France


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Blanche of Castile (Blanca de Castilla in Spanish; 4 March 1188 – 27 November 1252), was a Queen consort of France as the wife of Louis VIII. She acted as regent twice during the reign of her son, Louis IX.

She was born in Palencia, Spain, 1188, the third daughter of Alfonso VIII, king of Castile, and Eleanor of England. Eleanor was a daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine.

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References
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  2.   Brian Tompsett, (i)Directory of Royal Genealogy Data(/i) (United Kingdom: University of Hull,).
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  4.   Infanta doña BLANCA de Castilla, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.