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

Dukes of Norfolk: The following chart is a family tree of the Dukes of Norfolk, who were members of the Plantagenet, Mowbray and Howard families. It shows how every Duke of Norfolk was a descendant of King Edward I of England.

The Family Tree of the Dukes of Norfolk, who were members of the Plantagenet, Mowbray, & Howard families. It shows how every Duke of Norfolk was a descendant of King Edward I of England.

King Henry V leading the English Knights at Agincourt, Hundred Years War

King Henry V leading the English Knights at Agincourt, Hundred Years War

Aneurin Barnard plays the young Richard in the BBC's epic Wars Of The Roses drama The White Queen - and then the nightmares began

Richard III came back to haunt me! How the discovery of Richard III's skeleton spooked Aneurin Barnard, the man playing him in The White Queen

Aneurin Barnard plays the young Richard in the BBC's epic Wars Of The Roses drama The White Queen - and then the nightmares began. He played a fantastic Richard, truely believable!

«The Edward IV Roll», (1460-61?), Free Library of Philadelphia [Lewis MS E201]

The Edward IV Roll (Free Library of Philadelphia, Lewis MS The Edward IV Roll - Edward IV on horseback at the top. It was probably created to commemorate Edward IV's coronation in June It was a powerful statement of his authority and claim to the throne.

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.

Miniature of Lady Jane Grey (1536/1537 – 12 February 1554).  Her married name was Jane Dudley, and she's also known as The Nine Days' Queen. An English noblewoman and de facto monarch of England from 10 July until 19 July 1553. She was subsequently executed. The great-granddaughter of Henry VII through his younger daughter Mary, Jane was a first cousin once removed of Edward VI.

Miniature of Lady Jane Grey - also known as The Nine Days' Queen. An English noblewoman and de facto monarch of England from 10 July until 19 July She was subsequently executed.

Full image of Jasper Tudor, Henry VIII's great uncle. When Edward IV took the throne from Henry VI, (who was Jasper and Edmund's half brother & had declared his brothers legitimate), Edward immediately declared Jasper illegitimate (Edmund being dead by this time) & fearful that Jasper would claim the throne and put Henry VII, his nephew, as heir apparent, ordered them killed. Jasper and Henry VII went into exile abroad until Henry came back to defeat Edward's brother, Richard III, at…

December On this day in history Jasper Tudor, Duke of Bedford and Duke of Pembroke and uncle of King Henry VII died at Thornbury. He was buried at Keynsham Abbey.

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