Blanche of Castile

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Blanche of Castile

(blaːntʃ)
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(Biography) ?1188–1252, queen consort (1223–26) of Louis VIII of France, born in Spain. The mother of Louis IX, she acted as regent during his minority (1226–36) and his absence on a crusade (1248–52)
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Address : 1 Rue Blanche De Castille, 1 Rue Blanche De Castille Bp 70204 91310 Montlhery
The Scarlets' Heineken opponents continued their, shall we say, unusual tradition for shocking shirts when they unveiled an Andy Warhol-style third strip for this season, inset, complete with rows of images of the face of a 13th-century French queen, Blanche de Castille, in varying shades of pink, yellow, green, blue and red, not to mention the dashing denim-look sleeves.
Inspired by Andy Warhol, it features the multicoloured head of Blanche de Castille, wife of Louis VII.