About Henry II of England
Henry II of England was King of England from 1154 to 1189. He was also the ruler of Ireland, Wales, and Scotland at varying times. He also had power in a few French territories.
Before becoming King of England, Henry II was Duke of Normandy. His grandfather, Henry I, was a previous King of England, so Henry II had a claim to the throne. He used military power to try to take the throne from Stephen of Blois, but Stephen died a year later. After gaining kingship, Henry reestablished England's royal administration and fought for control of French land.
F.A.Q. about Henry II of England
When is his birthday?
Henry II of England's birthday is on March 5, 1133.
In how many days is his birthday?
Henry II of England's birthday is in 151 days
How old was Henry II of England when he died?
He was 56 years old.
When did he die?
He died in July 6, 1189.
Where was Henry II of England from?
He was born in Le Mans.