Margaret of York
|born on||3 May 1446 Jul.Cal. (12 May 1446 greg.)|
|Place||Fotheringhay Castle, England, 52n3128, 0w2615|
|Timezone||LMT m0w2615 (is local mean time)|
English royal, also by marriage known as Margaret of Burgundy.
She was Duchess of Burgundy as the third wife of Charles the Bold and acted as a protector of the Duchy after his death. She was a daughter of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, and Cecily Neville, and the sister of two Kings of England, Edward IV and Richard III.
She died on 23 November 1503 OS at Mechelen in the Low Countries.
- sibling relationship with Anne of York (born 10 August 1439 Jul.Cal. (19 Aug 1439 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Edmund, Earl of Rutland (born 17 May 1443 Jul.Cal. (26 May 1443 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Edward IV, King of England (born 28 April 1442 Jul.Cal. (7 May 1442 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Elizabeth, Duchess of Suffolk (born 22 April 1444 Jul.Cal. (1 May 1444 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Henry of York (born 10 February 1441 Jul.Cal. (19 Feb 1441 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Plantagenet, George (born 21 October 1449 Jul.Cal. (30 Oct 1449 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Richard III, King of England (born 2 October 1452 Jul.Cal. (11 Oct 1452 greg.))
Sy Scholfield quotes William Worcester's "Annales" (1728) translated and reprinted in James Gairdner's 1898 "History of the Life and Reign of Richard the Third" (Reprinted by Greenwood Press, 1969), p. 4: "Margaret, third daughter, born at Fotheringhay on Tuesday, May 3, 1446." NB. William Worcestre (c. 1415 – c. 1482), was an English chronicler and antiquary.
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