Henry III, the eldest son of King John and Isabella of Angouleme, was born on 1st October, 1207 at Winchester. He succeeded his unpopular father, at the age of nine, to a kingdom in a state of anarchy.
Richard III Treasures (last Plantagenet King of England)@ Monk Bar , York , England , UK
Richard III Treasures (last Plantagenet King of England) in the Richard III experience, York Richard III, the last Plantagenet King of England, ruled for two years from 1483 to 1485. His short reign was marked by controversy, rebellion and challenges to his throne which led to his death at the Battle of Bosworth aged 33 years of age.
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Eleanor of Aquitaine's first marriage, to Louis VII of France, gets little attention. Here's how that unhappy union went.
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Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Biography (WOMEN IN HISTORY)
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Eleanor of Aquitaine
Eleanor of Aquitaine (1137-1152) was one of the most powerful and influential figures of the Middle Ages. Inheriting a vast estate at the age of 15 made her the most sought-after bride of her generation. She eventually became the queen of France, the queen of England and she led a crusade to the Holy Land.
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French Royalty. A French Princess and Countess of Champagne, also known as Marie Capet or Marie de France, but she is mostly known as Marie de Champagne, like her daughter and her sister in law, the Abbess of Fontevraud. She was the oldest daughter of King Louis VII. and Eleanor of Aquitaine. As an eight year old she...