Today in History - November 22nd. 1602- Elisabeth of France

On November 22nd. 1602, Elisabeth of France was born in the Palace of
Fontainebleau near Paris.

Palace of Fontainebleau - Source: Wikipedia

Elisabeth of France was the sister of inter alia Louis XIII of France and
Henrietta Maria, queen of England.

Elisabeth of France - Source picture: Wikipedia

Louis XIII of France - Source picture: Wikipedia

Elisabeth of France married Philip IV of Spain. 
So, she became Queen Consort of Spain.

Philip IV of Spain - Source: Wikipedia

Elisabeth was known for her beauty, her intelligence and her noble character
which made her very popular with the Spanish people.
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