Francis I of France marries Eleanor of Portugal

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Historical Context Note

King Francis I of France marries Eleanor of Austria, as decreed by the 1526 Treaty of Madrid. Eleanor is a Hapsburg, the widow of Manuel I of Portugal and sister of Charles V
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Editors. "Francis I of France marries Eleanor of Portugal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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