Person:Charles II of Navarre (1)

Carlos II , de Navarra
b.17 May 1332 Eure, France
Facts and Events
Name Carlos II , de Navarra
Alt Name Karel
Gender Male
Birth[2] 17 May 1332 Eure, FranceChâteau d'Evreux, House of Évreux
Marriage 12 Feb 1352 Coutevroult, Seine-et-Marne, FranceChâteau de Vivier-en-Brie
to Jeanne de France
Death[2] 01 Jan 1387 Pamplona, Navarra, Navarra, Spain
Reference Number? Q43082?
Burial[2] Pamplona, Navarra, Navarra, Spain

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Charles II (10 October 1332 – 1 January 1387), called "Charles the Bad", was King of Navarre 1349–1387 and Count of Évreux 1343–1387.

Besides the Pyrenean Kingdom of Navarre, he had extensive lands in Normandy, inherited from his father, Count Philip of Évreux, and his mother, Queen Joan II of Navarre, who had received them as compensation for resigning her claims to France, Champagne, and Brie in 1328. Thus, in Northern France, Charles possessed Évreux, Mortain, parts of Vexin, and a portion of Cotentin. He was a major player at a critical juncture in the Hundred Years' War between France and England, repeatedly switching sides in order to further his own agenda. His horrific death by burning was widely considered God's justice upon him.

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  1.   Charles II of Navarre, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Infante don CARLOS de Navarra, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.