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Encyclopedia > Joan III, Countess of Burgundy

Joan of Burgundy (1308-1349), also known as Jeanne de Bourgogne, Jeanne de France. She was the eldest daughter of King Philip V of France, and his wife Joanna of Burgundy. Events Henry VII is elected as king of the Holy Roman Empire. ... // Events January 9 - The Jewish population of Basel, Switzerland is rounded up and incinerated, believed by the residents to be the cause of the ongoing bubonic plague. ... Philip V the Tall (French: Philippe V le Long) (1293 - January 3, 1322) was King of France from 1316 to 1322, a member of the Capetian dynasty. ... Jeanne, Countess of Burgundy (1291 - 21 January 1330), also known as Jeanne de Bourgogne, Jeanne, Comtesse de Bourgogne and Joan, Countess Palatine of Burgundy, was the eldest daughter of Otto IV, Count of Burgundy and his wife Mahaut, Countess of Artois. ...

Coat of arms of the Free County of Burgundy.

She was married in 1318 to Eudes IV, Duke of Burgundy, as part of a settlement between the two men regarding the French succession (Eudes had previously supported the right of his niece - and Jeanne's cousin - Joan to inherit the French throne); Jeanne thus became Duchess-consort of Burgundy. She became Countess of Burgundy and Artois in her own right in 1330, following the death of her mother. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Events 1 April: Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from the English Emperor Go-Daigo ascends to the throne of Japan End of the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan Pope John XXII declares the doctrines of the Franciscans advocating ecclesiastical poverty erroneous Qalaun Mosque, Cairo... Eudes IV of Burgundy (1295 – April 3, 1350) was Duke of Burgundy from 1315 until his death. ... Joan II, Juana II, or Jeanne II, Queen of Navarre (1311 - 1349) - was the only daughter of King Louis X of France (Luis I of Navarre) and his first wife, Margaret of Burgundy. ... Artois is a former province of northern France. ... Events The Bulgars under Michael III are beaten by the Serbs at Velbuzhd, and large parts of Bulgaria fall to Serbia. ...

Jeanne bore six children. With the exception of Philip, all were stillborn or died in infancy. Philip predeceased her; her titles therefore passed to her grandson, Philip I of Burgundy upon her death in 1349. This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Philip I of Burgundy, also known as Philip of Rouvres (1346–November 21, 1361) was duke of Burgundy between 1349 and 1361. ...

Preceded by
Jeanne II
Countess of Burgundy and Countess of Artois
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Agnes of France
Duchess Consort of Burgundy
Succeeded by
Margaret of Flanders



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