Thibaut de Champagne (1201 - 1253 / France)
Born in France in 1201, Thibaut IV was the Count of Champagne and King of Navarre. The countship was inherited from his father, but he had to defend it twice - first against his uncle, Count of Brienne in 1221 and later against his aunt, Alice, Queen of Cyprus. In 1234 he succeeded his childless uncle Sancho VII as King of Navarre.
In 1239 Thibaut was the leader of the Christian crusade... more »
Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.
- I can’t prevent myself from singing
- Lady, The Fates Command
- Love I have served, for such length of t...
- Mercy, my lady! One thing I ask you,
Comments about Thibaut de Champagne
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
celebrated on May 21st every year
Your Favorite Poets’ Favorite Books of Poetry
Daily Rituals of Famous Authors
Writers seem to be the most prone to unshakeable routines and elaborate superstitions.
Incredible Reading Rooms Around the World
Cozy, beautiful places to curl up with a good book...