Hace 4 días · Charles was born into the House of Stuart as the second son of King James VI of Scotland, but after his father inherited the English throne in 1603, he moved to England, where he spent much of the rest of his life.
1 de dic. de 2023 · A weak, puny child, he was not expected to live long. The rest of the children were Prince Robert, Duke of Kintyre (January-May 1602), stillborn (May 1603), Princess Mary (1605-1607) and Princess Sophia (1606).
Hace 5 días · Having quelled the left-over rebels from the Great Revolt, Richard was recognised by Henry as the Duke of Aquitaine in 1179. In 1181 Geoffrey finally married Constance of Brittany and became Duke of Brittany; by now most of Brittany accepted Angevin rule, and Geoffrey was able to deal with the remaining disturbances on his own.
Hace 5 días · Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (born Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark,  later Philip Mountbatten; 10 June 1921 [fn 1] – 9 April 2021), was the husband of Queen Elizabeth II.
30 de nov. de 2023 · He passed away Shorne manor by deed of gift to Roger de Northwood, who was possessed of it in the 30th year of king Henry III. as appears by the Pipe roll of that year; he died possessed of it in the 13th year of king Edward I. holding it of the king in capite by the service of one knight's see.
30 de nov. de 2023 · No. 1 Duke Of York Street. A considerable increase in the rateable value of this house suggests that it was rebuilt in 1782. From 1788 until 1804 it was occupied by James Ridgway, bookseller, who in 1806 occupied a shop in Piccadilly where he and his family remained until 1894 (see page 253).
2 de dic. de 2023 · Seven months after the death of Ralph Watson, on the 6th January 1570, Robert Binks, clerk (variously spelt Binkes, Bincks, and Binckes in Grindal's register and Bynkes in his will), was instituted to the rectory of the parish church vacant by the death of Ralph Watson, the last rector; to which he was presented by Robert Lord Rich, the second baron.