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Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Sister of Henry VIII

Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Sister of Henry VIII. I have been interested in the Tudors, ever since!

Louis VI the Fat (Louis VI le Gros)	29 July 1108	1 August 1137	 • Son of Philip I	King of the Franks (Roi des Francs)

Louis VI 'the Fat' Capet, King of France - Maternal Great Grandfather.

Marguerite de Valois, Queen of France -  (b.1553 - d.1615) known as 'la reine Margot'

history-of-fashion: “ ab. 1572 Unknown artist - Marguerite de Valois, Queen of France, first wife of Henry IV ”

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Esoteric Order of the Knights Templar. Knight, Knightress or Dame explanation of the order, read this article.

Jasper Tudor helped Henry VII bring an end to the Wars of the Roses

The Death of Jasper Tudor: Uncle to a Tudor King

CORNEILLE DE LYON (1500-1574) – Female Portrait, c. 1535-1… | Flickr

CORNEILLE DE LYON (1500-1574) – Female Portrait, c. 1535-1… | Flickr

Isabella of Castile (April 22, 1451 – November 26, 1504) was queen of Castile and Aragon. Together with her husband, Ferdinand II of Aragon, their reign was a turning point for the Iberian Peninsula. The marriage of Isabella and Ferdinand joined the kingdoms of Castile and Aragon

Isabella of Castile Queen of Castile united the country of Spain with her husband, King Ferdinand II of Aragon as well as fearlessly led her soldiers into battle.

William the Conqueror  William was born in around 1028, in Falaise, Normandy. William was duke of Normandy and, as William I, the first Norman king of England. He defeated and killed the last Anglo-Saxon king of England, King Harold II, at the Battle of Hastings. He was known as 'William the Bastard' to his contemporaries.

William the conqueror invaded England in 1066 and merged feudal techniques with more centralized government.

Philip IV the Fair, the Iron King (Philippe IV le Bel)	5 October 1285	29 November 1314	 • Son of Philip III	King of France and of Navarre (Roi de France et de Navarre)

Philip IV the Fair, the Iron King (Philippe IV le Bel) 5 October 1285 29 November 1314

Catherine of Aragon, King Henry VIII's first wife who was widow of Henry's older brother. She was the youngest daughter of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain. And, her marriage to King Henry VIII was eventually annulled so he could marry Ann Boleyn and make her his queen.

By Michael Sittow. A young Catherine of Aragon, known at this age for her beauty. Daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain, wife to Prince Arthur of England and, more famously, to his younger brother Henry VIII.

Louis XVI at the age of 20 Joseph Duplessis, 1776     I’m currently working…

July In support of the American Revolution, Louis XVI of France declares war on the Kingdom of Great Britain.

Anne of Kiev 1024 - 1075 Wife of Henri I of France called the "mother" of European royalty because almost all royals trace their lineage back to her. Ancestor

Anne of Kiev 1024 - 1075 Wife of Henri I of France called the "mother" of European royalty. Anna signed the wedding register, whereas Henri wrote an 'X.

Robert, Duke of Normandy, nicknamed Curthose for the shortness of his legs

Robert le Magnifique Duc de Normandie, William the conqueror's father, was the great-great-grandson of Rollo the Ganger, Viking founder of Normandy. He was also a descendent of Charlemagne through his mother, Judith de Bretagne. My great-grandfather.

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