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  • Marguerite d’Anjou, Reine des les Guerres

    Marguerite d’Anjou, more commonly known as Margaret of Anjou and wife to Henry VI of England, was born to René, Duke of Anjou and Isabella, daughter of the Duke of Lorraine in Pont-à-Mousson, France on 23 March 1429.  Pont-à-Mousson lies… Read More ›

  • Anna, Daughter of Cleves

    by Heather R. Darsie July 16, 2015 marks the 458th anniversary of Anna von Kleve’s death. Anna died of a declining illness and was buried in Westminster Abby.[1] Anna’s illness, which was suspected to be cancer, began in early 1557.[2]… Read More ›

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