Daughter of Count Raymond IV of Provence. Married King Henry III of England in 1236 at the age of ten. Queen of England. Widowed in 1273 after 37 years of marriage. Benedictine nun. Known throughout her life as a pious and prayerful woman.
1226 in Provence, France
of natural causes
the light (old french, welsh, norwegian); the merciful one (greek)