Montfort, Simon de
Montfort, Simon de
An Earl of Leicester, date of birth unknown, died at Toulouse, 25 June, 1218

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  • Montfort, Simon de — I born 1165? died June 25, 1218, Toulouse, France French leader of the Albigensian Crusade. From 1209 he led a Crusade against the Cathari heretics, and he became governor of the lands he conquered in southern France. The fourth Lateran Council… …   Universalium

  • Montfort, Simón de — I o Simón IV el Fuerte (¿1165?–25 jun. 1218, Tolosa, Francia). Caudillo francés de la cruzada contra los albigenses. A partir de 1209 dirigió una cruzada contra los herejes cátaros y llegó a gobernar los territorios que conquistó en Francia… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Montfort,Simon de — Mont·fort (mŏntʹfərt, môɴ fôrʹ), Simon de. Earl of Leicester. 1208? 1265. French born English nobleman who led the baronial opposition to Henry III. After his military victory over the king at Lewes in southeast England (1264), Montfort was the… …   Universalium

  • MONTFORT, SIMON DE —    son of a French count; came to England in 1230, where he inherited from his grandmother the earldom of Leicester; attached to Henry III., and married to the king s sister, he was sent to govern Gascony in 1248; returned in 1253, and passed… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Montfort, Simon de, Earl Of Leicester — ▪ French noble born c. 1208, , Montfort, Ile de France, Fr. died Aug. 4, 1265, Evesham, Worcestershire, Eng.       leader of the baronial revolt against King Henry III and ruler of England for less than a year.       Simon de Montfort, wholly… …   Universalium

  • MONTFORT (S. de) — MONTFORT SIMON DE, comte de Leicester (1208 env. 1265) Fils du Simon de Montfort qui avait mené la croisade contre les albigeois mais héritier, par sa grand mère, d’un comté anglais, il vient en Angleterre à la cour de Henri III et obtient, en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Simon de Montfort —     Simon de Montfort     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Simon de Montfort     An Earl of Leicester, date of birth unknown, died at Toulouse, 25 June, 1218. Simon (IV) de Montfort was descended from the lords of Montfort l Amaury in Normandy, being… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Simon de Montfort, 5th Earl of Leicester — Not to be confused with Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester. There was also a Simon IV, Lord of Lippe. Seal of Simon IV de Montfort Simon IV de Montfort, Seigneur de Montfort l Amaury, 5th Earl of Leicester (1160 – 25 June 1218), also known… …   Wikipedia

  • Simon de Montfort — noun an English nobleman who led the baronial rebellion against Henry III (1208 1265) • Syn: ↑Montfort, ↑Earl of Leicester • Instance Hypernyms: ↑earl * * * Simon de Montfort [Simon de Montfort] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Simon de Monfort — Simon IV de Montfort Pour les articles homonymes, voir Simon de Montfort. Buste par Jean Jacques Feuchère, Galerie des batailles, Versailles …   Wikipédia en Français

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