Person:Blanche of Castile (1)

Blanche of Castile
b.4 Mar 1188 Palencia, Spain
d.26 Nov 1252 Paris, France
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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? Q353?
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
Death[3] 26 Nov 1252 Paris, France
Burial? 30 Nov 1252 Maubuisson, Gironde, Aquitaine, France

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Blanche of Castile (; 4 March 1188 – 27 November 1252) was Queen 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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