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King Philippe I "The Fair" Capet of France
(Bef 1052-1108)
Bertha Gravin van Holland Queen Of France
(Abt 1055-1093/1094)
Humbert II 'the Fat' Count of Maurienne & Savoy, Marquis Of Turin
(Abt 1062-1103)
Gisela (Gille) de Bourgogne Countess Of Burgundy-Ivrea
(Abt 1060-1133)
King Louis VI 'the Fat' Capet of France
(1081-1137)
Adélaide de Maurienne Countess of Savoy
(1092-1154)

King Louis VII 'the Younger' Capet of France
(1120-1180)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Eleanor Of Aquitaine

2. Constanza Alfonsa Princess of Castile
3. Adèle (Alix) Countess Of Champagne

King Louis VII 'the Younger' Capet of France

  • Born: 1120, Reims, Champagne, France
  • Marriage (1): Eleanor Of Aquitaine on 22 Jul 1137 in Paris, Seine, France
  • Marriage (2): Constanza Alfonsa Princess of Castile in 1154 in Castile, Spain
  • Marriage (3): Adèle (Alix) Countess Of Champagne on 20 Nov 1160
  • Died: 18 Sep 1180, Paris, Seine, France at age 60
  • Buried: 19 Sep 1180, Basilique Saint-Denis, Paris, Île-de-France, France

  General Notes:

The corpse of King Louis VII, who had been buried at the Abbey at Saint-Pont and whose tomb had not been touched by the revolutionaries, was brought to the Basilica of Saint-Denis and buried in the crypt.

Louis married Eleanor Of Aquitaine, daughter of William X d' Aquitaine Duke of Aquitaine and Eléanor de Chatellerault, on 22 Jul 1137 in Paris, Seine, France. (Eleanor Of Aquitaine was born in 1122 in Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, France, died on 31 Mar 1204 in Poitiers, Poitou, Aquitaine, France and was buried in Abbey de Fontevrault, Fontevrault, France.)

Louis next married Constanza Alfonsa Princess of Castile, daughter of King Alfonso VII "Pierre-Raimund" of Castile and Léon and Galicia and Berenguela Raimundo de Barcelona, in 1154 in Castile, Spain. (Constanza Alfonsa Princess of Castile was born after 1140 in Toledo, Toledo, Castile, died on 4 Oct 1160 in Castile, Spain and was buried in Basilique Saint-Denis, Paris, Île-de-France, France.)

Louis next married Adèle (Alix) Countess Of Champagne, daughter of Thibaud II of Champagne 'the Great' IV Count Of Blois and Mathilde (Maude) Princess Of Carinthia, on 20 Nov 1160. (Adèle (Alix) Countess Of Champagne was born about 1140 in Blois, France, died on 11 Jun 1206 in Paris, Isle de France and was buried in Abbey de Pontigny, Pontigny, Isle de France.)



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