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Blanche of Artois (Basque: Zuria Artoiskoa) (c. 1248 – 2...

wikipedia - 21 Aug 2015
Blanche of Artois (Basque: Zuria Artoiskoa) (c. 1248 – 2 May 1302) was a member of the Capetian House of Artois who, as queen dowager, held regency over the Kingdom of Navarre and the County of Champagne. She was first married to Henry I of Navarre, after whose death she became regent in the name of their infant daughter, Joan I. She passed on the regency of Navarre to Philip III of France, her cousin and her daughter's prospective father-in-law, but retained the administration of Champagne. S

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