BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD "LIONHEART" I KING ENGLAND 1157-1199

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou

Descent French Royalty: 4G Grandson Robert "Pious" II King France

EVENTS

On 08 Sep 1157 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 was born to Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189 (24) and Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (35) at Beaumont Palace, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On 06 Jul 1189 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (31) succeeded I King England: Plantagenet Angevin

On 03 Sep 1189 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (31) was crowned I King England: Plantagenet Angevin by Baldwin Avigo Archbishop Canterbury 1125-1190 (64) at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. Geoffrey Mandeville 3rd Earl Essex, Count Aumale -1189 carried the Crown. The Coronation of Richard I was marred by violence against London's Jewish population. Prior to his Coronation Richard had issued a proclamation forbidding Jews to attend. When some did a riot broke out, which spread.

On 04 Oct 1190 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (33) attacked and captured Messina.

On 12 May 1191 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (33) and Berengaria Ramirez Queen Consort England 1165-1230 (26) were married at Chapel of St George. Richard's sister Joan Plantagenet Queen Consort Sicily 1165-1199 (25) was present .Fifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

On 08 Jun 1191 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (33) landed at Acre, Holy Land

On 08 Jun 1191 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (33) landed at Acre, Holy Land.

On 04 Oct 1191 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (34) arrived in Lemesos where he met with Guy I King Jerusalem 1150-1194 (41) .

On 06 Apr 1199 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (41) was besieging Châlus-Chabrol Castle, Domfront. During the course of the evening Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 (41) was shot by a crossbow. The wound quickly became gangrenous; Richard died in the arms of his mother Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204 (77) .

After 06 Apr 1199 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 was buried at Fontevraud Abbey, Chinon

After 06 Apr 1199 Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 heart was buried at Rouen Cathedral, Rouen

Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199 engaged Alys Capet 1160-1220

Philip Plantagenet was born to Richard "Lionheart" I King England 1157-1199

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189

GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy 1113-1151

1G GrandFather: Fulk "Young" King Jerusalem 1089-1143

2G GrandFather: Fulk "Réchin" Anjou 4th Count Anjou 1043-1109

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey "Ferréol" Anjou 2nd Count Gâtinais -1043

4G GrandFather: Hugh Anjou

4G GrandMother: Béatrice Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou 970-1040

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

2G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

3G GrandFather: Simon Montfort 1025-1087

4G GrandFather: Aumary Reginarids -1052

4G GrandMother: Bertrade Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agnes Normandy

4G GrandFather: Richard Normandy 2nd Count Évreux -1067

4G GrandMother: Godechildis Unknown

1G GrandMother: Ermengarde La Flèche-De Baugency

2G GrandFather: Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine -1110

3G GrandFather: Jean de la Flèche La Flèche-De Baugency

3G GrandMother: Paula Maine

4G GrandFather: Herbert "Wakedog" Maine I Count Maine 984-1035

2G GrandMother: Matilda Chateau-Du-Loir

3G GrandFather: Gervais II Lord Chateau-Du-Loir

GrandMother: Empress Matilda 1102-1167

1G GrandFather: Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

2G GrandFather: William "Conqueror" I King England 1028-1087

3G GrandFather: Robert "Magnificent" Normandy I Duke Normandy 1000-1035

4G GrandFather: Richard "Good" Normandy II Duke Normandy 963-1026

4G GrandMother: Judith Penthièvre 982-1017

3G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

2G GrandMother: Matilda Flanders Queen Consort England 1031-1083

3G GrandFather: Baldwin "The Good" Flanders V Count Flanders 1012-1067

4G GrandFather: Baldwin "Bearded" Flanders IV Count Flanders 980-1035

4G GrandMother: Ogive Luxembourg-Ardennes -1036

3G GrandMother: Adela Capet 1009-1079

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

1G GrandMother: Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England 1080-1118

2G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

3G GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

3G GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown

2G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex 1045-1093

3G GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex 1016-1057

4G GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016

4G GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

3G GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

Mother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England 1122-1204

GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine 1099-1137

1G GrandFather: William "Troubadour" Poitiers IX Duke Aquitaine 1071-1127

2G GrandFather: [Guy] William Poitiers VIII Duke Aquitaine 1025-1086

3G GrandFather: William "Great" Poitiers V Duke Aquitaine 969-1030

4G GrandFather: William "Proud Arm" Poitiers IV Duke Aquitaine 937-994

4G GrandMother: Emma Blois -1003

3G GrandMother: Agnes Ivrea

4G GrandFather: Otto-William Ivrea I Count Burgundy 960-1026

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude Unknown

2G GrandMother: Hildegarde Burgundy 1056-1104

3G GrandFather: Robert Burgundy I Duke Burgundy 1011-1076

4G GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France 972-1031

4G GrandMother: Constance Arles 986-1034

3G GrandMother: Ermengarde-Blanche Ingelger 1018-1076

4G GrandFather: Fulk "Black" Ingelger III Count Anjou 970-1040

4G GrandMother: Hildegarde Sundgau

1G GrandMother: Philippa Rouerge

2G GrandFather: William Rouerge Duke Narbonne 1040-1094

3G GrandFather: Pons Rouerge Margrave Provence 991-1061

3G GrandMother: Almodis La Marche 1020-1071

4G GrandFather: Bernard La Marche Count La Marche

2G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

3G GrandFather: Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall 1031-1090

4G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain 1001-1066

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

3G GrandMother: Matilda or Maud Montgomery -1085

4G GrandFather: Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury -1094

4G GrandMother: Mabel Bellême -1079

GrandMother: Aenor Chatellerault 1103-1130

1G GrandFather: Aimery Chatellerault Viscount Châtellerault

1G GrandMother: Dangereuse Île-Bouchard 1079-1151

2G GrandFather: Bartholomew Île-Bouchard