Eleanor of Provence

Eleanor of Provence

noun
1223?–91, queen consort of Henry III of England 1236–72.
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eleanor of provence

queenqueen consort of King Henry III of England (ruled 1216-72); her widespread unpopularity intensified the severe conflicts between the King and his barons

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