Margaret of Provence

1221 - 1295

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Margaret of Provence (French: Marguerite; 1221 – 20 December 1295) was Queen of France by marriage to King Louis IX. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret of Provence has received more than 197,107 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Margaret of Provence is the 163rd most popular companion (down from 141st in 2019), the 759th most popular biography from France (down from 719th in 2019) and the 18th most popular French Companion.

Margaret of Provence was a Queen of France, and the wife of Louis IX. She was born on April 12, 1221 in Aix-en-Provence. She was the daughter of Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Provence and Beatrice of Savoy. Margaret was married to Louis IX in 1234. She had six children with Louis IX. Margaret is most famous for being the Queen of France.

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Among companions, Margaret of Provence ranks 163 out of 687Before her are Clementia of Hungary, Maud of Wales, Berenice II of Egypt, Marie Henriette of Austria, Isabella of Portugal, Queen of Castile, and Helena Dragaš. After her are Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine, Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland, Agnès Sorel, Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans, Elizabeth Alexeievna, and Philippa of Hainault.

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Among people born in 1221, Margaret of Provence ranks 4Before her are Bonaventure, Alfonso X of Castile, and Theodore II Laskaris. After her are Al-Adil II and Qara Hülegü. Among people deceased in 1295, Margaret of Provence ranks 1After her are Charles Martel of Anjou, Sancho IV of Castile, Gaykhatu, Clemence of Austria, Baydu, Butvydas, Meinhard, Duke of Carinthia, and Ottone Visconti.

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In France

Among people born in France, Margaret of Provence ranks 759 out of 5,234Before her are François Jacob (1920), Marie de France (1101), Félix Faure (1841), Anne Marie d'Orléans (1669), Maurice Blanchot (1907), and Juliette Binoche (1964). After her are Anne de Montmorency (1493), Louis Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1725), Georges Rouault (1871), Louis Le Vau (1612), Albert I, Prince of Monaco (1848), and Agnès Sorel (1422).

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Among companions born in France, Margaret of Provence ranks 18Before her are Henrietta Maria of France (1609), Marie of Anjou (1404), Anne of Foix-Candale (1484), Catherine of Valois (1401), Joanna of Bourbon (1338), and Julie Clary (1771). After her are Agnès Sorel (1422), Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans (1709), Philippa of Hainault (1314), Charlotte of Savoy (1441), Isabella of Angoulême (1188), and Fredegund (545).