Person:Philip III of France (1)

Philippe III "the Bold" , King of France
Facts and Events
Name Philippe III "the Bold" , King of France
Gender Male
Birth? 30 Apr 1245 Poissy, Yvelines, FranceHouse of Capet
Marriage 28 MAY 1262 Clermont, Puy-de-Dome, Auvergne, Franceto Isabella of Aragon
Marriage 21 Aug 1274 Vincennes, Val-de-Marne, Ile-de-France, Franceto Maria of Brabant
Death? 5 Oct 1285 Perpignan, Pyrénées-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Burial? 3 Dec 1285 Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France
Reference Number? Q172203?

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Philip III (30 April 1245 – 5 October 1285), called the Bold, was a Capetian King of France who reigned from 1270 to 1285.

Philip proved indecisive, soft in nature, and timid. The strong personalities of his parents apparently crushed him, and policies of his father dominated him. People called him "the Bold" on the basis of his abilities in combat and on horseback and not on the basis of his political or personal character. He was pious but not cultivated. He followed the suggestions of others, first of Pierre de La Broce and then of his uncle King Charles I of Naples, Sicily, and Albania.

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