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Catherine of Valois & Family History with Mental Illness

Elizabeth I: what does this forgotten portrait discovered at Boughton House in 2008 tell us about her? | History Extra

Elizabeth of York By Cosmo Alexander From: The National Trust for Scotland By allying herself with Henry Tudor, Elizabeth had backed a winner. Henry invaded England, and his forces defeated Richard's army at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485. He took the throne as Henry VII and married Elizabeth’s daughter Elizabeth of York, pictured here, soon after, finally uniting the two warring houses.

Proof River Song really exists! "Hello Sweetie"... from 16th Century France! She even has an "M" pin on her lapel for Melody!! (ANIMALIA PALATINA Marguerite de Valois)


Margaret of Valois and France, also Queen Margot, 1553-1615, Sister of Henry III

Margaret of Valois (French: Marguerite de France, Marguerite de Valois, 14 May 1553 – 27 March 1615) was Queen of France and of Navarre during the late sixteenth century. Royal Princess of France by birth, she ultimately became the only surviving member of the Royal Valois dynasty. She was the daughter of King Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici and the sister of Kings Francis II, Charles IX and Henry III and of Queen Elizabeth of Spain. She was queen twice for she had married King…

Marguerite of Valois, by François Clouet, c. 1570. Her mother, Catherine de' Medici called her "my affliction" and "this creature".