Genealogy profile for eleanor d'aquitaine, queen consort of england queen of castile contents [hide] 1 early life 2 inheritance 3 first marriage o 31 . Eleanor of england was queen of castile and toledo as wife of alfonso viii of castile she was a daughter of henry ii of england and his wife, duchess eleanor of aquitaine discuss this eleanor of england, queen of castile biography with the community:. 10 regent of england 11 later life daughter of king alfonso viii and queen leonora of castile (eleanor's daughter) eleanor of aquitaine a biography 1997 . Queen eleanor of aquitaine, poitiers, france 100 likes eleanor of aquitaine was the first woman to be crowned queen consort of both france and england. 'eleanor of aquitaine: a biography by marion meade - queen of france and england, mother of three kings and two queens eleanor of aquitaine: a life (ballantine .
Further reading: “eleanor of castile: queen and society in thirteenth-century england” by john carmi parsons, “eleanor of castile” by jean powrie, “eleanor of castile: the shadow queen” by sara cockerill, “queen’s consort: england’s medieval queens from eleanor of aquitaine to elizabeth of york” by lisa hilton, entry on . Eleanor of aquitaine was the duchess of aquitaine who served as the queen of france and queen of england read through this biography to get details about her life, career and timeline. Eleanor of england (spanish: leonor 13 october – 31 october or eleanor was queen of castile and as wife of alfonso viii of castile she was the sixth child and second daughter of henry ii, king of england and eleanor of aquitaine.
In a way eleanor of aquitaine's life had barely begun after she returned to france from her travels on the second crusadeshe lived until her eighties, becoming one of the great political and wealthy powers of medieval europe. Queen eleanor of aquitaine eleanor of aquitaine a biography book, marion meade the devil’s brood (5/7)-leonor of england, queen of castile. Eleanor of castile (1241 – 28 november 1290) was an english queen, the first wife of edward i, whom she married as part of a political deal to affirm english sovereignty over gascony the marriage was known to be particularly close, and eleanor travelled extensively with her husband she was with . Eleanor of aquitaine's children and grandchildren leon, aragon): eleanor, queen of castile eleanor of aquitaine biography siblings of eleanor of aquitaine .
Eleanor of aquitaine queen consort of france queen of castile joan, queen of sicily joan/joanna of england eleanor of england life . Eleanor of aquitaine's wiki: eleanor of aquitaine (french: aliénor d'aquitaine, éléonore, latin: alienora 1122 – 1 april 1204) was queen consort of france (1137–1152) and england (1154–1189) and duchess of aquitaine in her own right. Eleanor of castile, queen of england photo credit – wikipedia born in 1241, eleanor of castile, first wife of king edward i of england , was the daughter of (saint) king ferdinand iii of castile and his second wife jeanne de dammartin, countess of ponthieu in her own right. Eleanor of aquitaine was indeed a woman worth a biography, even with the scanty details about her life as we have, as a very interesting historical figure of medieval times between france and england.
Eleanor, queen of castile eleanor (1162 – 1214) of england married alfonso viii (1155 – 1214), king of castile, in 1177 more details and generations: eleanor of aquitaine’s descendants through eleanor, queen of castille. Eleanor of aquitaine queen consort of france queen of castile joan, queen of sicily eleanor of england life eleanor was greatly known for her work in the . Eleanor of castile queen consort of england there is little record of eleanor's life in england until the 1260s, eleanor of aquitaine: 1 eleanor of castile . Eleanor was instrumental in arranging the peace treaty between england and france which was sealed with the marriage of her grand daughter, blanche of castile, to king louis viii 1202 (during) eleanor helped to hold poitou in the face of an attack by her grandson, arthur of brittany.
Eleanor of aquitaine (1122-1204) was a major figure in the middle ages and a prominent figure in women's history born the duchess of aquitaine, she would eventually become queen of england. By the time of her death she had outlived all of her children except for king john of england and queen eleanor of castile eleanor of aquitaine: a life. Urraca of castile, queen of portugal – urraca of castile was a daughter of alfonso viii of castile and eleanor of england her maternal grandparents were henry ii of england and eleanor of aquitaine, urraca was originally considered as a prospective bride for louis viii of france, but eleanor objected to her name, preferring the castilian . Eleanor of aquitaine, queen of england spartacus blog eleanor of aquitaine, queen of england henry developed an expensive life-style without the means to pay .