Margaret of France (1158–1198)

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Margaret of France (1158–1198)

Queen of Hungary . Name variations: Margaret Capet. Born in 1158; died in 1198 in Acre (Akko), now Israel; daughter of Constance of Castile (d. 1160) and Louis VII (c. 1121–1180), king of France (r. 1137–1180); married six-year-old Henry Plantagenet (1155–1183), known as the Young King (son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine ), count of Anjou and duke of Normandy, on November 2, 1160; became second wife of Bela III (1148–1196), king of Hungary (r. 1173–1196), in 1185 or 1186; children: (first marriage) William (stillborn).

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