Queen Margaret

PlayHenry VI (Part 1)
PlayHenry VI (Part 2)
PlayHenry VI (Part 3)
Speeches169
GenderFemale
Role SummaryQueen Margaret (hist) appears as a naive girl in Henry VI, Part 1 and as an embittered old woman in Richard III. She is a central character of the two intervening plays, Henry VI, Part 2 and Henry VI, Part 3, in which she is the wife of Henry VI, and a leader of his armies. In her most notable scene she supervises the murder/execution of Richard Duke of York.