Catherine de' Medici, Italian Orphan

Catherine de' Medici remains the most famous female member of the Medici clan. Orphaned at a young age, Catherine survived struggles with childhood illness and eventually became the Queen consort of France. Tune in and learn what happened next.

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Topics in this Podcast: Italian history, Medici family, Catherine de' Medici, European history, sad royal childhoods, women, French history, 16th century, biographies, royalty