King Richard The Lionheart

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

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

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.

Richard II (6 January 1367 – ca. 14 February 1400) was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed in 1399. Richard, a son of Edward, the Black Prince

Richard II 1377 - Son of Edward the Black Prince and Joan the Fair Maid of Kent and grandson of Edward III. Richard ruled at the time of Chaucer the poet. His cousin, Henry IV, had him murdered in prison to take over the throne.

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.

‘Beyond reasonable doubt’: King Richard III’s remains found buried beneath England parking lot  He wore the English crown, but he ended up defeated, humiliated and reviled. Now things are looking up for King Richard III. Scientists announced Monday that they had found the monarch’s 500-year-old remains under a parking lot in the city of Leicester — a discovery Richard’s fans say will rewrite the history books.

Richard III's remains found buried in a Leicester council car park. He was buried in Greyfriars Church, after he was killed at the Battle of Bosworth in

Died: 6th March, 1199. Royal tomb of Richard the Lionheart in the nave of the Abbey Church at Fontevraud Abbey, Anjou, France. Richard the Lionheart, son of King Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine, ruled as King Richard I of England 1189-1199. As a member of the House of Plantagenet, he was a benefactor of the monastery. His heart was buried at Rouen cathedral and his body buried here, although his remains were scattered by Huguenots in 1562 when the Abbey was sacked.

The death on this day March, Royal tomb of Richard the Lionheart in…

Analysis of Richard III's DNA has thrown up surprising evidence of infidelity somewhere in his family tree.

Richard III DNA: Infidelity surprise

Richard III portrait compared to Greyfriars skull. Richard III died at the Battle of Bosworth, aged

Wounds from the battlefield: What Richard’s remains revealed about war-scarred king

King Richard III, died facing Henry Tudor during the Battle of Bosworth Field. Wounds from the battlefield: What Richard’s remains revealed about war-scarred king

Portrait of Richard II of England, mid-1390s.

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.

King Richard the Lionheart with the Knights Templar during the Crusades

Richard the Lionheart fought alongside the Knights Templar in the Holy Land.