Biography of Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194

1154 Louis VII marries Constance of Castile

1191 Wedding of King Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre

Before 1130 [his father] García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150 (age 18) and [his mother] Marguerite Aigle Queen Consort Navarre were married. She by marriage Queen Consort Navarre.

On 21 Apr 1132 Sancho "Wise" King Navarre was born to García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150 (age 20) and Marguerite Aigle Queen Consort Navarre.

In 1141 [his mother] Marguerite Aigle Queen Consort Navarre died.

On 24 Jun 1144 [his father] García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150 (age 32) and Urraca La Asturiana Queen Consort Navarre were married. She by marriage Queen Consort Navarre.

On 21 Nov 1150 [his father] García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150 (age 38) died. His son Sancho "Wise" King Navarre (age 18) succeeded King Navarre.

On 20 Jul 1153 Sancho "Wise" King Navarre (age 21) and Sancha Ivrea (age 14) were married. She the daughter of Alfonso VII King Castile VII King Leon 1105-1157 (age 48) and Berenguela Barcelona Queen Consort Castile and Leon. He the son of García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150 and Marguerite Aigle Queen Consort Navarre. They were fourth cousins.

Louis VII marries Constance of Castile

In 1154 Louis VII King Franks (age 34) and [his sister-in-law] Constance of Castile (age 14) were married in Orléans. Somewhat curiously they were more closely related than Louis VII King Franks (age 34) and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks and England (age 32) whose married had been annulled for that reason. The difference in their ages was 20 years. She the daughter of Alfonso VII King Castile VII King Leon 1105-1157 (age 48) and Berenguela Barcelona Queen Consort Castile and Leon. He the son of Louis "Fat" VI King France and Adelaide Savoy Queen Consort France. They were second cousins.

On 17 Apr 1154 [his son] Sancho "Strong" VII King Navarre 1154-1234 was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre (age 21) and [his wife] Sancha Ivrea (age 15).

In 1157 [his sister-in-law] Ferdinand Ivrea (age 4) died.

On 04 Oct 1160 [his sister-in-law] Constance of Castile (age 20) died in childbirth.

Around 1165 [his daughter] Berengaria of Navarre Queen Consort England was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre (age 32) and [his wife] Sancha Ivrea (age 26).

In 1179 [his wife] Sancha Ivrea (age 40) died.

Wedding of King Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre

On 12 May 1191 [his son-in-law] King Richard "Lionheart" I of England (age 33) and [his daughter] Berengaria of Navarre Queen Consort England (age 26) were married at Chapel of St George at Limassol Castle. She was crowned Queen Consort England. She the daughter of Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194 (age 59) and Sancha Ivrea. He the son of King Henry "Curtmantle" II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort Franks and England (age 69). They were half fourth cousins.

Richard's sister Joan Plantagenet Queen Consort Sicily (age 25) was present.

On 27 Jun 1194 Sancho "Wise" King Navarre (age 62) died at Pamplona. His son [his son] Sancho "Strong" VII King Navarre 1154-1234 (age 40) succeeded VII King Navarre.

[his son] Guilhelmo Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre.

[his daughter] Blanche Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre and Sancha Ivrea.

[his son] Sancho Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre.

[his daughter] Theresa Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre and Sancha Ivrea.

[his daughter] Zylda Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre.

[his daughter] Constance Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre and Sancha Ivrea.

[his son] Ramiro Ramirez Bishop Pamplona was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre and Sancha Ivrea.

[his son] Ferdinand Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre and Sancha Ivrea.

[his daughter] Ramiro Ramirez was born to Sancho "Wise" King Navarre.

Family Trees of Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194

Paternal Family Tree: Jimenez

Maternal Family Tree: Beatrix de Ramerupt Montdidier Countess Mortain and Perche 1129

Royal Descendants of Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194

Sancho "Strong" VII King Navarre 1154-1234 x 1

Berengaria of Navarre Queen Consort England x 1

Theobald IV King Navarre x 1

Ancestors of Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194

Great x 1 Grandfather: Sancho Jiménez

GrandFather: Ramiro Jiménez

Great x 1 Grandmother: Constanza Unknown

Father: García "Restorer" IV King Navarre 1112-1150

Great x 1 Grandfather: Rodrigo Díaz Vivar

GrandMother: Cristina Rodríguez Vivar

Sancho "Wise" King Navarre 1132-1194

Great x 1 Grandfather: Engenulphe Aigle

GrandFather: Gilbert Aigle Lord Aigle

Great x 1 Grandmother: Richvaride Unknown

Mother: Marguerite Aigle Queen Consort Navarre

GrandMother: Juliette du Perche Chateaudun

Great x 1 Grandmother: Beatrix de Ramerupt Montdidier Countess Mortain and Perche