Father, Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou. Mother, Empress Matilda. Henry II (
5 March 1133 – 6 July 1189), also known as Henry Curtmantle (French: ...
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
Henry II, byname Henry of Anjou, Henry Plantagenet, Henry FitzEmpress, or
Henry ... and Touraine on the death of his father, Geoffrey Plantagenet, in 1151.
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 ...
Jul 25, 2016 ... Genealogy for Henry, II (1133 - 1189) family tree on Geni, with over 150 ... He
succeeded his father in 1151 as HENRI Comte d'Anjou, Duke of ...
The Empress Matilda had been named as her father's (Henry I) successor but her
cousin Stephen had taken over, leading to civil wars in England.
King Henry II - Kings and Queens from Alfred the Great to Elizabeth II. ... sons
Henry, Richard and Geoffrey led an unsuccessful rebellion against their father.
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Historical ... He was the husband of Catherine, and the father of Francis,
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 ...
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England. ... Henry I; The word Angevin derives from Anjou (the father of King
Henry II ...