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Henry V

1413-1422

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Henry V

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I love Historical fiction and Jean Plaidy is one of my favorite authors with historical fiction.

Childbirth in medieval Britain. Catherine of Valois, like many other women, would have undergone a lengthy "lying-in" period before and after the birth of Henry VI.

Tudor Queens| Catherine of Valois to Elizabeth I

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Catherine of Valois and Henry V would spend their Christmases at the Louvre. While there, Henry would display great pomp and circumstance, which was considered to be a crass move by some chroniclers of the time.

Catherine of Valois and Henry V Spend Christmas at the Louvre

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Charles VI, the Beloved, the Mad (1368 - 1422). King of France from 1380 to 1422. He married Isabeau of Bavaria and had eight children. He was very popular, but his insanity allowed the English to invade France. He was forced to disinherit his sons and leave to the throne to the English King, Henry V, who married his daughter Katherine.

Charles VI of France - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Leeds Castle: The Queen’s Room depicts a royal bedchamber from the early 15th century and was inspired by a French illuminated manuscript. The walls and bed hangings use an “HC” monogram which represents the marriage of Henry V and Catherine of Valois in 1420.

Leeds soon became known as a 'Ladies Castle', its royal residents included Eleanor and Margaret, the wives of Edward I, Philippa of Hainault, wife of Edward III, Catherine de Valois, wife of Henry V, Catherine of Aragon, wife of Henry VIII, and Elizabeth I, who was imprisoned here for a while.

Catherine of Valois Queen Consort of Henry V of England, mother of Henry VI, grandmother of Henry VII the first Tudor king, also the daughter of a king.Dates: October 27, 1401 - January 3, 1437 The son of Catherine and Henry, the future Henry VI, was born in December of 1421. Henry V died in August 1422, leaving the crown of England in the hands of a minor. During Henry's youth he was educated and raised by Lancastrians while the Duke of York, Henry's uncle, held power as Protector.

Catherine de Valois Queen of England (1401-1437),daughter of Charles VI of France and Isabeau of Bavaria

The Marriage of Henry V and Catherine de Valois, 2nd June 1420 - Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis 1487

RED ROSE~~ Katherine of Valois was a wife of Henry V, mother of Henry VI. Later she was wed with Owen Tudor and became mother to Edmund, Jasper, Margaret, Catherine and Tasinda Tudor. So she was a paternal grandmother of Henry VII

Catherine de Valois (1401-1437), wife of King Henry V, cropped from "The Wooing of Henry V".

The Marriage of Catherine of Valois and Henry V of England in 1420. This blog has *loads* of amazing medieval and renaissance portraits -- well worth the look!

CATHERINE OF VALOIS. KING HENRY V's WIDOW AND KING HENRY VII's GRANDMOTHER ON HIS FATHER's SIDE.

Henry V’s marriage to Catherine of Valois

Owen Tudor, Henry VIII's great grandfather and from whom the Tudor line began. Owen was the second husband of Catherine of Valois, Henry VI's mother. Being a servant in her household, their romance and marriage was quite a scandal. They had four children, including Edmund and Jasper Tudor.

Catherine of Valois funeral effigy

Marriage of Henry V and Catherine of Valois

Chasuble | V&A that the gold camels in the pattern march across the textile horizontally, flanked by flowers and foliage. The most elaborate embroidered motifs are also on the back – the Crucifixion, biblical and saintly figures, and two shields or coats of arms bearing the personal devices of Sir Thomas Erpingham: an eagle rising and the red rose of Lancaster. Erpingham (about 1375–1428) was a close associate of Henry IV and Henry V and a veteran of the Battle of Agincourt (1415).

A depictment of the imprisonment of Charles, Duke of Orléans in the Tower of London. An illuminated folio from a manuscript of poems written by Charles during his imprisonment. Charles (139?-1465) was kept prisoner for 25 years (1415-1440) following his capture at the battle of Agincourt. Charles is shown standing at a window in the Tower and dispatching a letter from the courtyard. London Bridge is shown in the background.

This is the English longbow, the lengthy design of this bow was so that the bowmen can fire at a longer range and generate more thrust from the bow hence generating more flight speed for the arrow and improving the chances of an arrow piercing through heavy armor, this bow was well known for it's use in the battle of agincourt. (wikia, 2013)

21 May 1420 - The Treaty of Troyes was an agreement that Henry V of England and his heirs would inherit the throne of France upon the death of King Charles VI of France. It was signed in the French city of Troyes on 21 May 1420 in the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt. It forms a part of the backdrop of the latter phase of the Hundred Years' War, in which various English Kings tried to establish their claims to the French throne.

21 May 1420 - The Treaty of Troyes was an agreement that Henry V of England and his heirs would inherit the throne of France upon the death of King Charles VI of France. It was signed in the French city of Troyes on 21 May 1420 in the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt. It forms a part of the backdrop of the latter phase of the Hundred Years' War, in which various English Kings tried to establish their claims to the French throne.

Henry FitzHugh, 3rd Baron FitzHugh, KG (c. 1363 – 1425) was an English administrator & diplomat who served under Henry IV & Henry V. At the coronation of Henry V in 1413, FitzHugh was Constable. During Henry's reign, he served as Chamberlain of the Household (1413–1425), into the reign of Henry VI), & Treasurer of England (1416–1421). He participated in the Battle of Agincourt in 1415 & subsequent diplomacy with the French, which led to the Treaty of Troyes in 1420.

Hundred Years' War (1415–1453) The Battle of Agincourt[a] was a major English victory in the Hundred Years' War. The battle occurred on Friday, 25 October 1415 (Saint Crispin's Day), near modern-day Azincourt, in northern France.Henry V's victory at Agincourt, against a numerically superior French army, crippled France and started a new period in the war, during which, first, Henry married the French king's daughter and, second, his son, Henry VI, was made heir to the throne of France