Henry II (5 March 1133 – 6 July 1189), also known as Henry Curtmantle (French:
.... Henry's father advised him to come to terms with Louis and peace was made
between them in August 1151 af...
Read a biography about King Henry II who strengthened royal administration, but
... Henry became ruler of Normandy and Anjou, after the death of his father.
Feb 22, 2011 ... Henry II, byname Henry of Anjou, Henry Plantagenet, Henry ... Maine, and
Touraine on the death of his father, Geoffrey Plantagenet, in 1151.
Henry's father Geoffrey's nickname derived from a sprig of bloom, or Planta
Genista, that he ... A short but strongly built man of leonine appearance, Henry II
Born in 1519, the future Henry II married Catherine de Medici in 1533 when they
were both 14 years old. His father, King Francis I, reportedly supervised the ...
King Henry II was the first Plantaganet King of England, famous for his stormy ...
William the Conqueror, husband to Eleanor of Aquitaine and father of two of our ...
Feb 18, 2014 ... His father, Geoffrey V of Anjou (Geoffrey Plantagenet), was Count of Anjou and
Count ... Henry II depicted in Cassell's History of England (1902).
Key facts about King Henry II who was born March 5, 1133, reigned (1154 - 1189
) ... Richard and Geoffrey led an unsuccessful rebellion against their father.
Genealogy for Henry, II (1133 - 1189) family tree on Geni, with over 170 million
profiles ... Father of Richard "the Lionheart", king of England; Matilda of England,
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Henry II ordered the destruction of many of the castles erected during Stephen's
reign. .... on the popular outrage at Becket's death by rebelling against his father.