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date: 03 June 2020

Henry [Henry the Young King]locked

(1155–1183)
  • Elizabeth Hallam

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Henry [Henry the Young King] (1155–1183), prince, was the second son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Born in London on 28 February 1155, he became heir to the throne of England in December 1156, when his elder brother, William, died. He had three younger brothers: the future ...

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Giraldi Cambrensis, ed. J. S. Brewer, J. F. Dimock, & G. F. Warner, 8 vols., RS, 21 (1861–91)