in Dijon (France).
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His parents were Philip the Bold and Margaret III, Countess of Flanders.
His marriage was a political strategy. In 1385 he married Margaret of Bavaria
while his sister, also a Margaret (of Burgundy), 'chose' Albrecht of Bavaria,
Count of Holland as her husband.
John the Fearless had 7 children together with his wife but he also had some
During his life there were a lot of political issues. In France there was a conflict
with Louis of Orléans.
He died on September 10th. 1419 in Monterau (France).
John the Fearless was succeeded by Philip the Good, who formed an alliance with