King Richard The Lionheart

Richard the lionheart King of England, beginner of the third crusade. Died in a battle in France.

The sealed tomb of King Richard III has been unveiled in Leicester Cathedral. The tomb plinth bears the king's motto "Loyalty binds me"

Richard III tomb goes on display

The tomb plinth bears the king's motto "Loyalty binds me" - The sealed tomb of King Richard III has been unveiled in Leicester Cathedral. The king's coffin was lowered into a vault below the cathedral floor during a reinterment service on Thursday, March

King Richard III was the last Yorkist king of England, whose death at the Battle of Bosworth effectively ended the Wars of the Roses.

Study of King Richard III's Bones Reveal Fatal Blows and Injuries

A halberd to the back of the head. 😖 A study of King Richard III’s bones uncovered 11 injuries inflicted near the time of death by common Late Medieval weapons.

King Richard II, son of Edward The Black Prince.

Richard II January 1367 – ca. 14 February was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed in Richard, a son of Edward, the Black Prince, was born during the reign of his grandfather, Edward III.

place where King Richard III's remains were found. A car park behind the municipal health building.

Archaeologist Mathew Morris sits in the trench where he found skeleton remains during an archeological dig to find the remains of King Richard III in Leicester, central England, September

The Crown of King Richard III — John Ashdown-Hill

The Crown of King Richard III

The crown for King Richard III, commissioned by John Ashdown-Hill, is now complete! It will be on public display all day at Tewkesbury Abbey on May

Middleham (Home to King Richard III) - Middleham Castle in Wensleydale, in the county of North Yorkshire, England, was built by Robert Fitzrandolph, 3rd Lord of Middleham and Spennithorne, commencing in 1190. It was built near the site of an earlier motte and bailey castle.

Middleham Castle, Wensleydale, Yorkshire, England, the childhood and later main home of Richard III. Richard's son was born at the castle and later died there. Building had started in 1190 near the site of an earlier motte and bailey castle.

KING RICHARD II - Roll of arms of the Knights of the Garter installed during his reign

Roll of Arms - Knights of the Garter Installed during the Reign of King Richard II Art Print

EDWARD "THE BLACK PRINCE" Plantagenet of Wales 1330-1376. The eldest son of KING EDWARD III of England and PHILIPPA of HAINAULT, and father to KING RICHARD II of England.  His wife was JOAN PRINCESS OF ENGLAND. He became the first Knight of the Garter. He was one of the founders. Edward was raised with his cousin Joan. He gained papal permission and absolution for this marriage to a blood-relative (as had Edward III when marrying Philippa of Hainault, his second cousin.  18th G GRAND UNCLE

Here's another one of my ancestors. The Black Prince -- Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales, oldest son of Edward III, father of Richard II.

richard the lion heart | Richard the Lionheart by gacktmoon

Richard the Lionheart (Richard Cœur de Lion in French) even before his accession because of his reputation as a great military leader and warrior. The Muslims called him Melek-Ric (King Richard) or Malek al-Inkitar (King of England).

King Richard the Lionheart's heart was removed and put in a reliquary when he died in 1199. Recent forensic evidence shows that his heart was embalmed with herbs such as mint as well as frankincense. This was previously not thought to be done in the Christian world because embalming was a Pagan practice.

They called him Lionheart — a name that has become the epitome of courage in battle. More than eight centuries after the death of black caucasian looking King Richard I of England, forensic scientists have now revealed the secrets of his most feted organ.

king richard iii remains found | Creepy!King Richard III's Remains Found in a Parking Lot | Europe ...

Richard the last Plantagenet King of England was slain here (Bosworth Battlefield) on 22 August 1485