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Eleanor of Aquitaine

Pronunciation: /ˌɛlɪnə əv ˌakwɪˈteɪn/
(Circa 1122–1204), daughter of the Duke of Aquitaine, queen of France 1137–52 and of England 1154–89. She was married to Louis VII of France from 1137; in 1152, with the annulment of their marriage, she married the future Henry II of England.

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