Constructed in the 1830s, the Lafontaine House is one of the rare mansions that remains from this era. It was home to one of Canada's most important 19th century politicians, Louis-Hippolyte LaFontaine, who was the first Prime Minister of the united Canadas and a key player in the creation of the country’s democratic institutions. It has been abandoned for the last 15 years. Montreal, Quebec.
Margaret of Anjou, 23.III.1430 – 25.VIII.1482 - Margaret was the wife of King Henry VI of England. As such, she was Queen consort of England from 1445 to 1461 and again from 1470 to 1471; and Queen consort of France from 1445 to 1453. Born in the Duchy of Lorraine, into the House of Valois-Anjou, Margaret was the second eldest daughter of René I of Naples and Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine.