Today in History - November 18th. 1180 - Philip II became King of France

On November 18th. 1180, Philip II became King of France.




















Philip II of France- Source picture: Wikipedia


He was a member of the House of Capet.





















Coat of Arms - House of Capet - Source: Wikipedia

Philips II's parents were Louis VII of France and Adèle of Champagne.

Philips II married three times:

1/ Isabella of Hainaut
2/ Ingeborg of Denmark
3/ Agnes of Merania

He also had 3 children:

1/ Louis VIII of France;
2/ Marie, Duchess of Brabant;
3/ Philip I, Count of Boulogne.