Dec 26, 2022 · Richard, 3rd duke of York, (born Sept. 21, 1411—died Dec. 30, 1460, near Wakefield, Yorkshire, Eng.), claimant to the English throne whose attempts to gain power helped precipitate the Wars of the Roses (1455–85) between the houses of Lancaster and York; he controlled the government for brief periods during the first five years of this struggle.
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Apr 26, 2022 · About Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York "Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, 6th Earl of March, 4th Earl of Cambridge, and 7th Earl of Ulster, conventionally called Richard of York (21 September 1411 – 30 December 1460) was a leading English magnate, great-grandson of King Edward III.
Jan 13, 2022 · Richard 3rd Duke of York (1411 – 1460) Duke of York (Richard, 3rd duke of York) 1411 – 1460 b. Sept. 21, 1411 d. 30 Dec, 1460, near Wakefield, Yorkshire, Eng.
Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York , also named Richard Plantagenet, was a leading English magnate and claimant to the throne during the Wars of the Roses. He was a member of the ruling House of Plantagenet by virtue of being a direct male-line descendant of Edmund of Langley, King Edward III's fourth surviving son.
Dec 12, 2022 · Richard III, also called (1461–83) Richard Plantagenet, duke of Gloucester, (born October 2, 1452, Fotheringhay Castle, Northamptonshire, England—died August 22, 1485, near Market Bosworth, Leicestershire), the last Plantagenet and Yorkist king of England.
Richard of York 3rd Duke of York. Original Name. Richard Plantagenet. Birth. 21 Sep 1411. Conisbrough, Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England. Death. 30 Dec 1460 (aged 49) Wakefield, Metropolitan Borough of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England.