Richard "of Shrewsbury" (17 August 1473-1483), Duke of York

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Father:1Edward IV (28 April 1442-10 April 1483), King of England
Mother:2Elizabeth Wydeville (probably 1437-8 June 1492)
Spouses and relationship events
Married:315 January 1478Anne Mowbray (10 December 1472-shortly before 26 November 1481), Ctss of NorfolkSt Stephen’s Chapel (Palace of Westminster [building], Westminster [municipality], Greater London [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country])
Occupation:4from 12 June 1476Earl of Nottingham
Occupation:5from 7 February 1477Duke of Norfolk, Earl of Surrey and Warenne
Occupation:6from 5 May 1479Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Occupation:7from 28 May 1474Duke of York
Buried:8Westminster Abbey [building], London [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country]
Born:917 August 1473Dominican Friary (Shrewsbury [city/town], Shropshire [county], England [country], United Kingdom [country])
He was probably murdered.
Personal Info


1 Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands - version 4 ( : ), England, Kings 1066-1837.
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