Margaret of Valois

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Margaret of Val·ois

also Marguerite de Val·ois  (văl-wä′) 1553-1615.
Queen consort whose marriage (1572) to Henry of Navarre, later Henry IV of France, was dissolved in 1599.

Margaret of Valois

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(Biography) 1553–1615, daughter of Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici; queen of Navarre (1572) by marriage to Henry of Navarre. The marriage was dissolved (1599) after his accession as Henry IV of France: noted for her Mémoires

Mar′garet of Valois′


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( “Queen Margot” ) 1533–1615, 1st wife of Henry IV of France: queen of Navarre.
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