Isabella of France

1295 - 1358

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Isabella of France (c. 1295 – 22 August 1358), sometimes described as the She-Wolf of France (French: Louve de France), was Queen of England as the wife of King Edward II, and regent of England from 1327 until 1330. She was the youngest surviving child and only surviving daughter of Philip IV of France and Joan I of Navarre. Isabella was notable in her lifetime for her diplomatic skills, intelligence, and beauty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isabella of France has received more than 3,250,638 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Isabella of France is the 42nd most popular companion (up from 54th in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from France (up from 347th in 2019) and the 6th most popular French Companion.

Isabella of France is most famous for being the daughter of King Louis VII of France and his wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. She was married to King Henry II of England and was the mother of King Richard I.

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Among companions, Isabella of France ranks 42 out of 687Before her are Madame du Barry, Marie Leszczyńska, Eugénie de Montijo, Caroline of Ansbach, Zita of Bourbon-Parma, and Salman the Persian. After her are Maria Carolina of Austria, Elizabeth Woodville, Anne Hathaway, Magda Goebbels, Queen Sonja of Norway, and Anne of Cleves.

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Among people born in 1295, Isabella of France ranks 2Before her is Saint Roch. After her are Jean Buridan, Nicephorus Gregoras, Henry Suso, Odo IV, Duke of Burgundy, and Nicholas Orsini. Among people deceased in 1358, Isabella of France ranks 1After her are Albert II, Duke of Austria, Ashikaga Takauji, Étienne Marcel, and Guillaume Cale.

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In France

Among people born in France, Isabella of France ranks 279 out of 5,234Before her are Claude Lorrain (1600), William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825), Pope Martin IV (1220), Jean-Martin Charcot (1825), Henry I of France (1008), and Guillaume de Machaut (1300). After her are Prosper Mérimée (1803), Joseph Fouché (1759), Denis Papin (1647), Vincent de Paul (1581), Alphonse Daudet (1840), and Anne of Brittany (1477).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Isabella of France ranks 6Before her are Madame de Pompadour (1721), Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon (1635), Joseph Bonaparte (1768), Elisabeth of Valois (1545), and Madame du Barry (1743). After her are Claude of France (1499), Désirée Clary (1777), Hortense de Beauharnais (1783), Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of France (1290), Brigitte Macron (1953), and Henrietta Maria of France (1609).