NameBlanche Of Castile , 24G Grandmother
Birth4 Mar 1188, Palencia, Castile
Death27 Nov 1252, Paris, France
BurialMaubuisson Abbey
MotherEleanor Of England (1162-1214)
1Louis VIII King Of France , 24G Grandfather
Birth5 Sep 1187, Paris, France
Death8 Nov 1226, Chateau de Montpensier, Auvergne
FatherPhilip II King Of France (1165-1223)
MotherIsabella Of Hainalt (1170-1190)
Marriage23 May 1200
ChildrenLouis IX (1214-1270)
 Robert I (1216-1250)
 Charles I (1227-1285)
Notes for Louis VIII (Spouse 1)
Reigned July 14 1223 to November 8 1226
An active leader in his years as crown prince, his military prowess earned him the epithet the Lion. He invaded southern England, proclaimed himself King of England. He was never crowned and renounced it after being repelled and excommunicated.
Died of dysentry

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