Margaret of Brabant (1323–1368)

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Margaret of Brabant (1323–1368)

Countess of Flanders . Name variations: Margaret Louvain; Margaret de Mâle; Margaret of Male or Mâle. Born in 1323; died in 1368; daughter of John III (1300–1355), duke of Brabant (r. 1312–1355), and Marie of Evreux (d. 1335); sister of Joanna of Brabant (1322–1406) and Marie of Guelders (1325–1399); married Louis II de Male (1330–1384), count of Flanders and Artois (r. 1346–1384); children: Margaret of Flanders (1350–1405, who married Philip the Bold, duke of Burgundy).

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