Jasper Tudor 1431 – 1495

Born – 1431 Died – 21st December 1495 Father – Owen Tudor (1400 – 1461) Mother – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Spouse – m. 1485 – Catherine Woodville (1458 – 1497) Children – No children Known to History – Uncle of King Henry VII 1431 (during) Jasper Tudor was born to Catherine of … Read more

Edmund Tudor 1430 – 1456

Born – 1430 Died – 3rd November 1456 Father – Owen Tudor (1400 – 1461) Mother – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Spouse – m. 1455 – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Children – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) 1430 (during) Edmund Tudor, was born to Catherine of Valois and Owen Tudor at … Read more

Catherine of Valois 1401-1437

Born – 27th October 1401 Died – 3rd January 1437 Father – Charles VI of France (1368 – 1422) Mother – Isabeau of Bavaria (1370 – 1435) Spouse – m. 1420 King Henry V of England (1387 – 1422), m. 1427 – Owen Tudor (1400 – 1461) Children – by Henry V – King Henry … Read more

King Henry VII of England and Wales 1457 – 1509

Born – 28th January 1457 Died – 21st April 1509 Royal House – Tudor Father – Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456) Mother – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Spouse – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503) Children – Arthur (1496 – 1502), Margaret (1489 – 1541), Henry (1491 – 1547), Elizabeth (1492 – 1495), Mary … Read more

Elizabeth of York 1466 – 1503

Born – 11th February 1466 Died – 11th February 1503 Father – King Edward IV (1442 – 1483) Mother – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Spouse – m. 1486 – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) Children – Arthur (1486 – 1502), Margaret, Queen of Scotland (1489 – 1541), King Henry VIII (1491 – 1547), … Read more

Assassinations 48 BCE to Present Day

This timeline details the most prominent assassinations from 48 BCE to Present Day Please note: we have chosen to use the new format BCE (before common era) rather than the old BC (before Christ) 48 BCE (28th September) Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus (Pompey) Roman statesman Stabbed in Alexandria, Egypt, by three assassins: Achillas, Septimius and Salvius. … Read more

Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon 1930 – 2002

Born – 21st August 1930 Died – 9th February 2002 Father – King George VI (1895 – 1952) Mother – Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1900 – 2002) Spouse – m. 1960, div. 1978 – Antony Armstrong-Jones (1930 – 2017) Children – David (b. 1961), Sarah (b. 1964) Known to History – Sister of Queen Elizabeth II 1930 … Read more

Margaret Beaufort 1443 – 1509

Born – 31st May 1443 Died – 29th June 1509 Father – John Beaufort (1404 – 1444) Mother – Margaret Beauchamp (c1410 – c1482) Spouses – m. 1450 annul. 1453 – John de la Pole (1442 – 1492); m. 1455 –  Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456); m. 1458 – Henry Stafford (1425 – 1471); m. … Read more

Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh 1921 – 2021

Born – 10th June 1921 Died – 9th April 2021 Father – Prince Andrew of Greece (1882 – 1944) Mother – Princess Alice of Battenberg (1885 – 1969) Spouse – m. 1947 – Queen Elizabeth II (b. 1926) Children – Charles (b. 1948), Anne (b. 1950), Andrew (b. 1960), Edward (b. 1964) Royal Consort – … Read more

Elizabeth Woodville 1437 – 1492

Born – October 1437 Died – 8th June 1492 Father – Richard Woodville (1405 – 1469) Mother – Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1415 – 1472) Spouses – m. 1454 – Sir John Grey (1432 – 1461); m. 1464 –  King Edward IV of England (1442 – 1483) Children – by John Grey – Thomas (1455 – … Read more

King Richard III of England 1452 – 1485

Born – 2nd October 1452 Died – 22nd August 1485 Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1472 – Anne Neville (1456 – 1485) Children – Edward of Middleham (1476 – 1484); illegitimate – John of Gloucester (1468 – 1499), Katherine (b. c1470 … Read more

King Edward IV of England 1442 – 1483

Born – 28th April 1442 Died – 9th April 1483 Father – Richard Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Mother – Cecily Neville (1415 – 1495) Spouse – m. 1464 – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Children – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503), Mary (1467 – 1482), Cecily (1469 – 1507), King Edward V … Read more

Margaret of Anjou 1430 – 1482

Born – 23rd March 1430 Died – 25th August 1482 Father – Rene of Anjou (1409 – 1480) Mother – Isabella of Lorraine (1400 – 1453) Spouse – King Henry VI of England (1421 – 1471) Children – Edward of Lancaster , Prince of Wales (1453 – 1471) Queen Consort of England – 1445 – … Read more

Lyndon Baines Johnson LBJ 1908 – 1973

Born – 27th August 1908 Died – 22nd January 1973 Father – Samuel Ealy Johnson (1877 – 1937) Mother – Rebekah Baines (1881 – 1958) Spouse – m. 1934 – Claudia Thompson (Lady Bird) (1912 – 2007) Children – Lynda (b. 1944), Luci (b. 1947) President of the United States – 1963 – 1969 Predecessor … Read more

King Henry VI of England 1421 – 1471

Born – 6th December 1421 Died – May 1471 Father – Henry V (1387 – 1422) Mother – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Spouse – m. 1445 – Margaret of Anjou (1430 – 1482) Children – Edward (1453 – 1471) King of England – 1422 – 1461, 1470 – 1471 Predecessor – Henry V … Read more

Adolf Hitler Assassination Attempts 1921 – 1945

This timeline details the 32 planned, attempted and failed assassination attempts made on Adolf Hitler from 1921 – 1945 See also Adolf Hitler Timeline 1921 (November) Shooting in Munich by persons unknown Shots were fired at Hitler from a crowd he was addressing 1923 (during) Shooting in Thuringia by persons unknown Shots were fired from a … Read more

King Henry V of England 1387 – 1422

Born – 9th August 1387 Died – 31st August 1422 Father – King Henry IV (1367 – 1413) Mother – Mary de Bohun (1368 – 1394) Spouse – m. 1420 – Catherine of Valois (1401 – 1437) Children – King Henry VI (1421 – 1471) King of England – 1413 – 1422 Predecessor – Henry … Read more

Diana, Princess of Wales 1961 – 1997

Born – 1st July 1961 Died 31st August 1997 Father – Edward John Spencer, Viscount Althorp (1924 – 1992) Mother – Frances Shand Kydd (1936 – 2004) Spouse – m. 1981, div. 1996 – Prince Charles (b. 1948) Children – Prince William (b. 1982), Prince Harry (b.1982) 1961 (1st July) Princess Diana was born Diana … Read more

Queen Victoria of Great Britain and Ireland 1819 – 1901

Born – 24th May 1819 Died – 22nd January 1901 Father – Edward, Duke of Kent (1767 – 1820) Mother – Victoria of Saxe-Saalfield-Coburg (1786 – 1861) Spouse – m. 1840 Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1819 – 1861) Children – Victoria (1840 – 1901), King Edward VII (1841 – 1910), Alice (1843 – 1878), … Read more

King Edward III of England and Wales 1312 – 1377

Born – 13th November 1312 Died – 21st June 1377 Father – King Edward II (1284 – 1327) Mother – Isabella of France (1295 – 1358) Spouse – Philippa of Hainault (1314 – 1369) Children – Edward the Black Prince (1330 – 1376), Isabella (1332 – 1382), Joan (1335 – 1348), William (1336 – 1337), … Read more

King Edward I of England 1239 – 1307

Born – 18th June 1239 Died – 7th July 1307 Father – King Henry III (1207 – 1272) Mother – Eleanor of Provence (c1223 – 1291) Spouse – m. 1254 – Eleanor of Castile (c1241 – 1290), m. 1299 – Margaret of France Children – by Eleanor of Castile – Eleanor (1264 – 1298), Joan … Read more

King Henry III of England 1207 – 1272

Henry III

Father – King John
Mother – Isabella of Angouleme
Spouse – Eleanor of Provence
Children – Edward, Margaret, Beatrice, Edmund, Richard, John, William, Katherine
King of England – 1216 – 1272
Predecessor – John – 1199 – 1216
Successor – Edward I – 1272 – 1307

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JFK, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1917 – 1963

Born – 29th May 1917 Died – 22nd November 1963 (assassinated) Father – Joseph Kennedy (1888 – 1969) Mother – Rose Fitzgerald (1890 – 1995) Spouse – Jacqueline Bouvier (1929 – 1994) Children – Arabella (1956), Caroline (b. 1957), John (1960 – 1999), Patrick (1963) President of the United States – 1961 – 1963 Predecessor … Read more

Thomas Becket 1119 – 1170

Born – 21st December 1119 Died – 29th December 1170 (murdered) Father – Gilbert Becket Mother – Matilda Spouse – Not married Children – No children Archbishop of Canterbury – 1162 – 1170 1119 (21st December) Thomas Becket was born the son of a Norman knight Gilbert Becket and his wife Matilda in Cheapside, London. … Read more

King Henry II (Plantagenet) of England 1133 – 1189

Born – 5th March 1133 Died – 6th July 1189 Father – Geoffrey of Anjou (Plantagenet) (1113 – 1151) Mother – Empress Matilda (1102 – 1151) Spouse – m. 1152 – Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 – 1204) Children – William (1153 – 1156), Henry (1155 – 1185), Matilda (1156 – 1189), King Richard I (1157 … Read more

Roman Britain 55 BCE – 410 CE

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events in Roman Britain 55B CE – 410 CE Please note: we have chosen to use BCE (Before Common Era) rather than BC (Before Christ) and CE (Common Era) rather than AD (Anno Domini) 55 BCE (26th – 31st August) Julius Caesar’s first invasion Julius Caesar … Read more