Richard II (6 January 1367 – c. 14 February 1400 ), also known as Richard of Bordeaux, was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed in 1399. He was the son of Edward, Prince of Wales (later known as the Black Prince), and Joan, Countess of Kent. Richard's father died in 1376, leaving Richard as heir apparent to his grandfather, King ...
Oct 10, 2023 · Richard II, (born January 6, 1367, Bordeaux [France]—died February 1400, Pontefract, Yorkshire [now in West Yorkshire], England), king of England from 1377 to 1399. An ambitious ruler with a lofty conception of the royal office, he was deposed by his cousin Henry Bolingbroke ( Henry IV ) because of his arbitrary and factional rule.
Feb 17, 2011 · Top Richard II, boy and man Westminster Hall © Richard ruled as a mature monarch for little more than a decade from 1389, after inheriting the throne from his grandfather in 1377, at the age...
Jan 22, 2020 · Richard II of England reigned as king from 1377 to 1399 CE. The son of the late Edward the Black Prince (1330-1376 CE), Richard would succeed his grandfather Edward III of England (r. 1327-1377 CE), but as he was only 10 years of age, he initially had to co-rule with his most powerful barons.
Richard II (1377–99) Richard II’s reign was fraught with crises—economic, social, political, and constitutional . He was 10 years old when his grandfather died, and the first problem the country faced was having to deal with his minority .
Richard II of England makes the unpopular Robert de Vere the Duke of Ireland . A group of English barons defeat Robert de Vere and his supporters at the Battle of Radcot Bridge near Oxford. The 'Merciless Parliament' appoints five Lords Appellants to rule England and sidelines Richard II of England .
Richard II, (born Jan. 6, 1367, Bordeaux—died February 1400, Pontefract, Yorkshire, Eng.), King of England (1377–99).