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Eleanor of Aquitaine

Picture of Eleanor of Aquitaine

Picture of Eleanor of Aquitaine

Short Biography profile and facts about the life of Eleanor of Aquitaine
The English Medieval Queens and Princesses of the Middle Ages cover the periods from 1066 - 1485.

The following biography information provides basic facts and information about the life of Eleanor of Aquitaine a Medieval Queen in England during the Middle Ages.

Eleanor of Aquitaine

  • Name: Eleanor of Aquitaine
  • Married: King Henry II on 18 May 1152
  • Family connections / Genealogy: Eleanor of Aquitaine was the daughter of William X, Duke of Aquitaine, and her mother was Aenor de Chatellerault
  • Title: Her title was Queen of England
  • Lifespan: This famous woman lived from 1122 1204
  • Famous children: King Richard I and King John
  • Facts about her life: Eleanor of Aquitaine was renowned for her her powerful personality and leading her sons in rebellion against their father, King Henry II. She was a patron of Music, Troubadours and the Arts during the Middle Ages
  • Important events during her life: Second Crusade
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