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Henry VIII and his six wives (in order) by reconstruction artist M.A. Ludwig


Britain's Bloodiest Dynasty: The Plantagenets (DVD)

Historian Dan Jones documents the tyrannical rule of The Plantagenets in Britain during the Middle Ages.

Edward III – Portrait Gallery | The Plantagenets (The Plantagenets Angevin - Henry II,Richard I,John Plantagenet - Henry III,Edward I,Edward II,Edward III,Richard II,Lancaster - Henry IV,Henry V,Henry VI,York - Edward IV,Edward V,Richard III)

Family tree of Elizabeth Woodville and Edward IV. Their daughter, Elizabeth of York, was Henry VIII's mother. Woodville was also mother to the famous "Princes in the Tower," both of whom are widely believed to have been murdered by their uncle, Richard III, so that they could never inherit the throne. Richard III was killed during the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 by Henry VI (Henry VIII's father), thus ending the Plantaganent dynasty and spawning the Tudor dynasty.

Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204) The most powerful woman of the High Middle Ages. Mother to three Plantagenet Kings: Henry (the Young King), Richard (the Lionheart) and John.

from Casamento do príncipe William

De Vitória a William, confira a árvore genealógica da família real britânica

The Royal Family


Top 10 Historical Celtic Artifacts

The Battersea Shield was found in the area around Chelsea Bridge, London. Dated to 350 BC, it seems that an object this elaborate would belong to a member of the warrior elite or even a Celtic chief. The Battersea shield is from the La Tene era which is characterised by the spirals, circles, interwoven knots and lattices that remain in modern Celtic art.