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April – bad month for the Angevins/Plantagenets?

 April (?) 1153, William, count of Poitiers, first child of Eleanor and soon-to-be Henry II dies at the age of three years April 1, 1204, Eleanor of Aquitaine dies April 6, 1199. Richard the Lionheart dies of infected wound suffered … Continue reading

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