King Richard I (The Lionheart) of England 1157 – 1199

Born – 8th September 1157 Died – 6th April 1199 Father – King Henry II (1133 – 1189) Mother – Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 – 1204) Spouse – Berengaria of Navarre (1168 – 1230) Children – No children King of England – 1189 – 1199 Predecessor – Henry II – 1154 – 1189 Successor – … Read more

Eleanor of Aquitaine 1122 – 1204

Born – 1122 Died – 1st April 1204 Father – William X of Aquitaine (1099 – 1137) Mother – Aenor de Chatellerault (1103 – 1130) Spouses – m. 1137 – Louis VII of France, m. 1152 – Henry II of England (1133 – 1189) Children – by Louis VII – Marie (1145 – 1198), Alix … Read more

King John of England 1166 – 1216

Born – 24th December 1166 Died – 18th October 1216 Father – King Henry II (1133 – 1189) Mother – Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 – 1204) Spouses – m. 1189, annul. 1199 – Isabella of Gloucester (1173 – 1217), m. 1200 – Isabella of Angouleme (1188 – 1246) Children – by Isabella of Angouleme – … 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