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Richard Plantagenet, Earl of Cornwall and King of the Romans > Biography

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Given Names: Richard  Family Name: Plantagenet
 
Titles: Earl of Cornwall (1227 cr - 1st)
  King of the Romans (1257 - 1272)
 
Born:
Winchester, Hampshire, England
Died:
Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire, England
(Age 63, Natural Causes)
  English/Scottish Royal Blood: 100%   [?] Buried: Hailes Abbey, Gloucestershire, England
 
Father: King John 24 Dec 1166 - 19 Oct 1216
Mother: Isabel of Angouleme 1186 - 31 May 1246
 
Marriage: Isabel Marshall 9 Oct 1200 - 19 Jan 1240
  Date: 30 Mar 1231 His Age: 22 Her Age: 30
  Place:  Fawley, Buckinghamshire, England
  Offspring:
+0  John Plantagenet 2 Feb 1232 - 22 Sep 1233
+0  Isabel Plantagenet 9 Sep 1233 - 10 Oct 1234
+0  Henry Plantagenet 2 Nov 1235 - 13 Mar 1271
+0  Nicholas Plantagenet Born & died: Jan 1240
  (The number to the left of each offspring indicates the total number of children for that person.)
 
Marriage: Sancha of Provence About 1225 - 9 Nov 1261
  Date: 23 Nov 1243 His Age: 35 Her Age: 19
  Place:  Westminster Abbey, London, England
  Offspring:
+0  Richard Plantagenet Jul 1246 - Aug 1246
+0  Edmund Plantagenet, 2nd Earl of Cornwall 26 Dec 1249 - 1 Oct 1300
+0  Richard Plantagenet About 1252 - 28 Mar 1296
 
Marriage: Beatrice von Falkestein About 1253 - 17 Oct 1277
  Date: 16 Jun 1269 His Age: 60 Her Age: 17
  Place:  Kaiserslautern, Germany
  Offspring:
  None listed
 
Affair: Jean de Valletort Unknown birth/death dates
  Offspring:
+3  Richard de Cornwall ? - 1297
 
Events: Coronation 17 May 1257 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
 

Notes
  • Richard was co-Regent of England with his sister-in-law Queen Eleanor (Aug 1253 - May 1254), and sole Regent (May - Dec, 1254).
     
  • Richard was the founder of Hailes Abbey, where he was buried.

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