Hugh's own claimed reason was that he was planning an expedition against the Moorish armies harassing Borrel II of Barcelona, an invasion which never occurred, and that the stability of the country necessitated two kings should he die while on expedition.  Rodulfi Glabri, Historiarum III.34, p. 157. Corrections?  Lecesne, H. Hedwig (or Advisa) of France, married Renauld I, Count of Nevers on 25 January 1016 and had issue. Robert II (27 March 972 – 20 July 1031), called the Pious or the Wise, was King of France from 996 until his death. When Hugh died in 996, Robert continued to reign without any succession dispute. Robert II dispenses alms to the poor: "Robert had a kindly feeling for the weak and poor" — from François Guizot, A Popular History of France from the Earliest Times. 27 March 972, d. 20 July 1031, Children of Robert II, Roi de France and Constance d'Arles, -1.  Vita Sancti Bertulfi Abbatis Renticensis, RCGF 10, p. 365. and trans.)  Liber traditionum sancti Petri Blandiniensis, 96, p. 92. Rodolfus Glaber records the death of King Robert at Melun in July and his place of burial. Hugues III, Roi de France b. Robert was eventually crowned on 30 December 987. Robert II le Pieux (Capétiens), Roi des Francs ca 972-1031 Marié en 1002 avec Constance d'Arles de Provence, Reine des Francs 984-1032. 19, p. 346B, ROBERT II, king ofFrance. King Robert's army was beaten and he retreated to Beaugency outside Paris. http://www.genealogics.org/getperson.php?personID=I00007643&tree=LEO, Robert II le Pieux de France / Robert II the Pious of France, Born: 27 March 972 [unproven; birth date very uncertain - see source above], 1. Kong Roberts hærstyrker ble beseiret og han trakk seg tilbake til Beaugency utenfor Paris. Robert divorced her within a year of his father's death. He succeeded his father in 1035 as BAUDOUIN V “le Pieux/Insulanus” Count of Flanders. He and Bertha de Bourgogne were divorced in 1000.3 He died on 20 July 1031 at age 59.1. Her father gave her the seigneurie of Corbie as her dowry. 996 à 1031 - Règne de ROBERT II Le Pieux - Le nouveau ROI de France a juste dix sept ans lorsqu'il épouse en 988 Rosala ( fille de Béranger, ex-roi d'Italie exilé en Allemagne, et veuve du comte de Flandre Arnoul II.) His father named him heir to the duchy of Burgundy in 1030. Hugh's own claimed reason was that he was planning an expedition against the Moorish armies harassing Borrel II of Barcelona, an invasion which never occurred, and that the stability of the country necessitated two kings should he died while on expedition. I, Liber I, p. 184, and Vol. (ed.) 77 mi. The Historia Francorum names (in order) "Hugonem qui cognominatus est Magnus, Henricum, Robertum, Odonem" as the four sons of King Robert and Constance. -http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/CAPET.htm#RobertIIdied1031B ROBERT de France, son of HUGUES “Capet” King of France & his wife Adelais [de Poitou] (Orléans ([27 Mar] 972-Château de Melun 20 Jul 1031, bur église de l'Abbaye royale de Saint-Denis). Father of .... Capet; Emergarde of Auvergne; Hedwige de France, comtesse d'Auxerre; Hugues, roi associÃ© de France; Henry I, king of France and 4 others; Adela of France, countess of Flanders; Constance de France, heritiere de Dammartin; Robert I le Vieux, duc de Bourgogne and Eudes de France « less  Liber traditionum sancti Petri Blandiniensis, 102, p. 96. 987 996 1031 1060 1108 1137 1180 1223 1226, 1226 1270 1285 1314 1316 1316 1322 1328 1350, 1350 1364 1380 1422 1461 1483 1498 1515 1547 1559, 1559 1560 1574 1589 1610 1643 1715 1774 1792, History - France - Direct Capetians - Valois - Bourbons - Bonaparte, Categories: Articles to be expanded since April 2007 | All articles to be expanded | Articles lacking sources from April 2007 | All articles lacking sources | 972 births | 1031 deaths | People from Centre |. Son père, vraisemblablement analphabète, fut cependant soucieux de donner à son héritier une bonne éducation. Retrieved on 2007-06-21.  Ralph Glaber, however, attributes Hugh's request to his old age and inability to control the nobility. Hugh's own claimed reason was that he was planning an expedition against the Moorish armies harassing Borrel II of Barcelona, an invasion which never occurred, and that the stability of the country necessitated two kings should he die while on expedition. Adele of France, married Renauld I, Count of Nevers on 25 January 1016 and had issue. She was a widow of Odo I of Blois, but was also Robert's cousin. The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés records the death "XI Kal Aug" of "regina Constancia". Lépinois, E. de and Merlet, L. (Chartres, 1862-1865), no. Robert II le Pieux luttera pendant quatorze ans pour prendre possession du duché de Bourgogne. m secondly ([late 996/early 997], divorced Sep 1001) BERTHE of Burgundy, widow of EUDES I Comte de Blois et de Chartres, daughter of CONRAD I “le Pacifique” King of Burgundy [Welf] & his wife Mathilde de France [Carolingian] ([964/965]-16 Jan after 1010). Pieux mes fesses ! III, Liber VII, p. 160. Category:Robert II of France. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Because she was his cousin, Pope Gregory V would not sanction the marriage and Robert was excommunicated. It is, however, supported by the presence of the king and queen at a donation by Comte Manassès in 1031. Encyclopaedia Britannica's editors oversee subject areas in which they have extensive knowledge, whether from years of experience gained by working on that content or via study for an advanced degree.... Get exclusive access to content from our 1768 First Edition with your subscription. Immediately after his own coronation, Robert's father Hugh began to push for the coronation of Robert. Son règne est marqué par les prémices de la renaissance du pouvoir royal avec l'arrivée des Capétiens. The Genealogiæ Scriptoris Fusniacensis names "Alam comitissam Flandrensem" as the daughter of King Robert.  Hugh's claimed reason was that he was planning an expedition against the Moorish armies harassing Borrel II of Barcelona, an invasion which never occurred, and that the stability of the country necessitated a co-king, should he die while on expedition. Det kongedømme som Robert arvet var ikke stort, og i et forsøk på øke sin makt forsøkte han med stor tyngde å kreve et hvert stykke føydalt land som lå ubesatt og legge det inn under kronen. A measure of Hugh's success is that when Hugh died in 996, Robert continued to reign without any succession dispute, but during his long reign actual royal power dissipated into the hands of the great territorial magnates. She founded the Benedictine monastery at Messines near Ypres. Finally, in 1001, Robert entered into his final and longest-lasting marriage: to Constance of Arles, the daughter of William I of Provence. Ralph Glaber, however, attributes Hugh's request to his old age and inability to contol the nobility. 241-60, 242 footnote 8. ROBERT de France ([1011/12]-church of Fleury-sur-Ouche, Côte d’Or 18 Mar 1076, bur Saint-Seine-l'Abbaye, Côte d’Or). The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés records the death "V Kal Sep" of "Hugo iuvenis rex Francorum". .. ... .... m thirdly (after Sep 1001 before 25 Aug 1003) CONSTANCE d'Arles, daughter of GUILLAUME II “le Libérateur” Comte d’Arles [Provence] et Marquis & his second wife Adelais [Blanche] d’Anjou ([987/89]-Château de Melun 22 or 25 Jul 1032, bur église de l'Abbaye royale de Saint-Denis). (ed.) Robert had no children from his short-lived marriage to Susanna. However, after long negotiations with the new Pope Silvester II the marriage was annulled.  Chronica Albrici Monachi Trium Fontium 1060, MGH SS XXIII, p. 792. She opposed her husband's proposal to crown their second son Henri as associate king in 1026, supporting the candidature of her third son Robert. The second reigning member of the House of Capet, he was born in Orléans to Hugh Capet and Adelaide of Aquitaine. Robert II le Pieux, né à Orléans en 972 et mort en 1031 au château de Melun, est le deuxième roi franc de la dynastie des capétiens. Roberts far, kong Hugo Capet, lot adelskapet krone sønnen som sin etterfølger den 30. desember 987, hvilket etablerte Huset Capet som Frankrikes konger. "Rainaldus comes Nivernensis" donated property "Belmontis" to Cluny, for the souls of "…uxoris mee Advise…" by charter dated to [1028/40]. Hugh Capet (c 940 24 October 996) was the first King of France of the eponymous Capetian dynasty from his election to succeed the Carolingian Louis V in 987 until his death.  Obituaires de Sens Tome I.1, Prieuré d'Argenteuil, p. 348. His illegal marriage to Bertha blessed him with one stillborn son in 999, but only Constance gave him surviving children: Adela, married firstly Richard III of Normandy and secondly Baldwin V of Flanders. The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Denis records the death "XIII Kal Aug" of "Rotbertus…Francorum rex". He was installed as ROBERT I "le Vieux" Duke of Burgundy in 1032 by his brother King Henri I. However, to contemporaries, Robert's "piety", resulted from his lack of toleration for heretics: he harshly punished them. He married, thirdly, Constance d'Arles, daughter of Guillaume III Taillefer, Comte de Provence and Adelaide d'Anjou, in 1003. Robert, however, despite his marital problems, was a very devout Catholic, hence his sobriquet "the Pious."  Genealogica Comitum Flandriæ Bertiniana MGH SS IX, p. 306. He was interred with Constance in Saint Denis Basilica.  Annales Elnonenses Minores [950-968], MGH SS V, p. 19. Odo (1013–c.1056), who may have been mentally retarded and died after his brother's failed invasion of Normandy. His illegal marriage to Bertha gave him one stillborn son in 999, but only Constance gave him surviving children:.  Rodulfi Glabri, Historiarum IV.26, p. 213. (help, get involved!). He tried instead to marry Bertha, daughter of Conrad of Burgundy, around the time of his father's death. Enke av grev Arnulf II av Flandern, med hvem hun hadde en tvist gående. A patron of the Cluniac monastic movement, Robert apparently ruled firmly and judiciously in his own lands. Hugh's claimed reason was that he was planning an expedition against the Moorish armies harassing Borrel II of Barcelona, an invasion which never occurred, and that the stability of the country necessitated a co-king, should he die while on expedition. Robert II, surnommé le Pieux, est né à Orleans vers 971 et mort à Melun en 1031. Da det kom en ny pave, Silvester II, klarte han etter lange forhandlinger å få ekteskapet annullert. He died in the middle of the war with his sons on July 20, 1031 at Melun, France. The marriage was arranged by Robert's father and ended in divorce. He died in the middle of the war with his sons on 20 July 1031 at Melun. (1874) Cartulaire de Marmoutier pour le Dunois III, p. 4. II : Robert II le Pieux (996 à 1031) 1° La jeunesse de Robert II (972 à 996) – Fils d’Hugues Capet et d’Adélaïde, Robert II naquit vers 972. He claimed the duchy of Burgundy on the death of his paternal uncle Duke Henri in 1002, but took 12 years to complete its conquest in the face of opposition from Otto-Guillaume Comte de Mâcon.