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  1. Apr 06, 2022 · Through his scandalous marriage to unlikely queen Elizabeth Woodville, Edward IV defied the expectation that he should use such a union as a diplomatic tool and instead prioritised love – or perhaps lust. Amy Licence, late medieval and early Tudor historian and author of Edward IV & Elizabeth Woodville: A True Romance, explores their 19-year relationship…

  2. Edward IV, also called (until 1459) Earl of March, (born April 28, 1442, Rouen, France—died April 9, 1483, Westminster, England), king of England from 1461 until October 1470 and again from April 1471 until his death in 1483. He was a leading participant in the Yorkist-Lancastrian conflict known as the Wars of the Roses. Edward was the eldest surviving son of Richard, duke of York, by Cicely ...

  3. Apr 24, 2019 · Elizabeth Woodville (1437–June 7 or 8, 1492, and known variously as Lady Grey, Elizabeth Grey, and Elizabeth Wydevill) was the commoner wife of Edward IV, who had a key role in the War of the Roses and in the succession battle between the Plantagenets and Tudors.

  4. Elizabeth Woodville, (born 1437—died June 7/8, 1492, London), wife of King Edward IV of England. After Edward’s death popular dislike of her and her court facilitated the usurpation of power by Richard, duke of Gloucester (King Richard III). A woman of great beauty, she was already a widow with two sons when Edward IV married her in May 1464. The match was repugnant to the ruling nobility ...

  5. Elizabeth Wydeville was the wife of King Edward IV of England. She was the mother of King Edward V of England. She was also the mother of Elizabeth of York, the queen consort of King Henry VII of England. Elizabeth was born some time around the year 1437, at Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire.

  6. Henry married Elizabeth’s daughter as promised, and Elizabeth was given her full title and honours back. In 1487 Elizabeth retired to life in an Abbey. Elizabeth managed to live to see the Tudor line secured through the rule of two of her descendants before her death in April 1492. Elizabeth Woodville was a key figure in British history.

  7. Edward IV (ur.28 kwietnia 1442 w Rouen, zm. 9 kwietnia 1483 w Westminsterze) – król Anglii w latach 1461–1483, z krótką przerwą w latach 1470–1471. Edward był synem Ryszarda Plantageneta, 3. księcia Yorku i Cecylii Neville, córki Ralpha Neville’a, 1. hrabiego Westmoreland

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