Marguerite de Navarre





Marguerite de Navarre

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born
in Angoulême, France
March 24, 1492

died
December 01, 1549

gender
female

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Marguerite de Navarre, also known as Marguerite of Angouleme and Margaret of Navarre, was the queen consort of King Henry II of Navarre. As patron of humanists and reformers, and as an author in her own right, she was an outstanding figure of the French Renaissance. Samuel Putnam called her "The First Modern Woman".


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“People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach.”
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