Person:Margaret of Bavaria (1)

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Name Margaret of Bavaria
Alt Name Margaret von Wittelsbach
Alt Name Margaretha van Borsselen
Alt Name Margaret of Holland
Gender Female
Birth[1] 1363 Gravenhage,Zuid Holland,,Netherlands
Alt Marriage 12 APR 1385 Kortrijkto John "the Fearless"
Marriage 20 APR 1385 Cambrai,Nord,Franceto John "the Fearless"
Death[1] 23 Jan 1423 Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Bourgogne, France
Ancestral File Number 82K6-Z0


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Margaret of Bavaria, (1363–23 January 1423, Dijon), was the fifth child of Albert, Duke of Bavaria-Straubing, Count of Hainault, Holland, and Zeeland and Lord of Friesia, and Margaret of Brieg. She was the regent of the Burgundian Low countries during the absence of her spouse in 1404–1419 and the regent in French Burgundy during the absence of her son in 1419–1423.[1] She became most known for her successful defense of French Burgundy against John IV, Count of Armagnac in 1419.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Margaret of Bavaria, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   MARGUERITE (1363-Dijon 23/24 Jan 1424, bur Dijon)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3.   Marguerite von Bayern-Straubing, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.