King Aethelbert (Aethelberht) of Wessex 836 – 865

Born – c. 836 Died – Autumn 865 Father – King Aethelwulf (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of Wessex – 860 – 865 Predecessor – Aethelbald – 858 – 860 Successor – Aethelred I – 865 – 871 836 (around) Aethelbert of Wessex, … Read more

King Aethelbald of Wessex 834 – 860

Born – c. 834 Died – 20th December 860 Father – King Aethelwulf (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – Judith of France (843 – 870) Children – No children King of Wessex – 858 – 860 Predecessor – Aethelwulf – 839 – 858 Successor – Aethelbert – 860 – 865 … Read more

King Aethelwulf of Wessex 795 – 858

Born – c. 795 Died – 13th January 858 Father – Egbert of Wessex (770 – 839) Mother – Redburga (possibly) Spouse – Osburgh (810 – 855), Judith of France (843 – 870) Children – by Osburgh – Aethelstan (d. 852), Aethelbald (834 – 860), Aethelbert (836 – 865), Aethelswith (838 – 888), Aethelred (840 … Read more

King Egbert of Wessex 770 – 839

Born – c. 770 Died – February 839 Father – Ealmund of Kent Mother – Not Known Spouse – Redburga (possibly) Children – Aethelwulf (795 – 858) King of Wessex – 800 – 839 Predecessor – Beorhtric – 786 – 802 Successor – Aethelwulf – 839 – 858 770 (around) Egbert (sometimes spelt Ecgberht) of … Read more

King George V of the United Kingdom 1865 – 1936

King George V

Father – King Edward VII
Mother – Alexandra of Denmark
Spouse – Mary of Teck
Children – Edward, Albert, Victoria, Henry, George, John
King of England – 1910 – 1936
Predecessor – Edward VII – 1901 – 1910
Successor – Edward VIII – 1936

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King Edward VIII Duke of Windsor 1894 – 1972

King Edward VIIIFather – King George V
Mother – Mary of Teck
Spouse – Wallis Simpson
Children – None
King of England – 1936
Predecessor – George V – 1910 – 1936
Successor – George VI – 1936 – 1952

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King George VI of the United Kingdom 1895 – 1952

George VI

Father – King George V
Mother – Mary of Teck
Spouse – Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
Children – Elizabeth, Margaret
King of England – 1936 – 1952
Predecessor – Edward VIII – 1936
Successor – Elizabeth II – 1952 –

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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

The Tudors 1485 – 1603

This timeline details the main events that happened during the reign of the Tudors from the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 to the accession of James I in 1603 See also: Tudor Executions 1485 – 1603 22nd August 1485 Henry Tudor defeated Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field. He was proclaimed King … 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 (1473 – 1484); illegitimate – John of Gloucester (1468 – 1499), Katherine (b. c1470 … Read more

King Edward IV of England 1442 – 1483

King Edward IVFather – Richard Duke of York
Mother – Cecily Neville
Spouse – Elizabeth Woodville
Children – Elizabeth, Mary, Cecily, Edward, Margaret, Richard, George, Katherine, Bridget
King of England – 1461 – 1470, 1471 – 1483
Predecessor – Henry VI
Successor – Edward V

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King Henry VI of England 1421 – 1471

King Henry VIFather – Henry V
Mother – Catherine of Valois
Spouse – Margaret of Anjou
Children – Edward
King of England – 1422 – 1461, 1470 – 1471
Predecessor – Henry V – 1413 – 1422
Successor – Edward IV – 1461 – 1483

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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

King Edward III of England and Wales 1312 – 1377

King Edward IIIFather – King Edward II
Mother – Isabella of France
Spouse – Philippa of Hainault
Children – Edward, Isabella, Joan, Lionel, John, Edmund, Blanche, Mary, Margaret, Thomas, William
King of England – 1327 – 1377
Predecessor – Edward II – 1307 – 1327
Successor – Richard II – 1377 – 1399

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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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King John of England 1166 – 1216

King JohnFather – Henry II
Mother – Eleanor of Aquitaine
Spouse – Isabella of Gloucester, Isabella of Angouleme
Children – Henry, Richard, Joan, Isabella, Eleanor
King of England – 1199 – 1216
Predecessor – Richard I – 1189 – 1199
Successor – Henry III – 1216 – 1272

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King Henry II (Plantagenet) of England 1133 – 1189

King Henry IIFather – Geoffrey of Anjou
Mother – Empress Matilda
Spouse – Eleanor of Aquitaine
Children – William, Henry, Matilda, Richard, Eleanor, Geoffrey, Joan, John
King of England – 1154 – 1189
Predecessor – Stephen
Successor – Richard I

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King Stephen of England 1097 – 1154

King StephenFather – Stephen-Henry of Blois
Mother – Adela
Spouse – Matilda of Boulogne
Children – Baldwin, Eustace, Matilda, William, Marie
King of England – 1135 – 1154
Predecessor – Henry I – 1100 – 1135
Successor – Henry II – 1154 – 1189

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King Henry VIII of England, Wales and Ireland 1491 – 1547

Born – 28th June 1491 Died – 28th January 1547 Father – King Henry VII (1457 – 1509) Mother – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503) Spouses – m. 1509 – Catherine of Aragon (1485 – 1536), m. 1533 – Anne Boleyn (1501 – 1536), m. 1536 – Jane Seymour (1507 – 1537), m. 1540 … Read more

King Henry IV (Bolingbroke) of England 1367 – 1413

Born – 3rd April 1367 Died – 20th March 1413 Father – John of Gaunt (1340 – 1399) Mother – Blanche of Lancaster (1342 – 1368) Spouse – m. 1380 – Mary de Bohun (1368 – 1394); m.1403 – Joan of Navarre (1370 – 1437) Children – by Mary de Bohun – Edward (1382), King … Read more

King Eadwig of England 941 – 959

Born – 941 Died – 1st October 959 Father – King Edmund I (921 – 946) Mother – Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury (c902 – 944) Spouse – Aelfgifu (dates unknown) Children – No children King of England – 955 – 959 Predecessor – Eadred – 946 – 955 Successor –Edgar – 959 – 975 941 (during) … Read more

King Aethelstan of England 895 – 939

Born – 895 Died – 27th October 939 Father – Edward the Elder Mother – Ecgwynn Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of England – 924 – 939 Predecessor – Edward the Elder – 899 – 924 Successor –Edmund I – 939 – 946 895 (during) King Aethelstan of England, was born to … Read more