Profession: Queen Consort to King Henry VI of England
Why Famous: Figurehead for the Lancastrians during the War of the Roses (1455-85).
- 1445-04-23 Margaret of Anjou weds King Henry VI of England at Titchfield in Hampshire
- 1445-05-30 Coronation as Margaret of Anjou as Queen Consort of England at Westminster Abbey
- 1461-03-29 Wars of the Roses: Battle of Towton - Duke Edward of York defeats the Lancastrian army, deposes King Henry VI and Queen Margaret of Anjou and proclaims himself as King Edward IV