Richard the Lionheart
Born: Beaumont Palace, Oxford, England. September 8, 1157.
Parents: King Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Count Geoffrey of Anjou and Empress Matilda
Duke William X of Aquitaine and Aenor of Chatellerault
Married : Princess Berengaria of Navarre, Spain,
at the Chapel of St George, Limassol, Cyprus,
May 12, 1191
Children: Count Phillippe of Cognac (illegitimate)
Succeeded to the throne of England: July 6, 1189.
Crowned: at Westminster Abbey September 3, 1189.
Authority: King of England, Duke of Normandy and Aquitaine, Count of Angers and Maine.
Rule: 10 years.
Died: Chalus, Limousin, France, April 6, 1199.
Buried: His body in Fontevraud Abbey, Pays de la Loire, France.
His heart in Rouen, Normandy, France.
His brains and entrails to Charroux in Poitou, France.
Later re-buried in Westminster Abbey, London, England.