About Richard I of England
Richard I of England was King of England from 1189 to 1199.
He was Duke of Normandy, Aquitaine and Gascony, Count of Poitiers, Anjou and Maine, as well as Lord Of Cyprus, where he got married in 1191. At the age of 16, he had his own army, scoring many victories. He is remembered as "Richard, the Lionheart".
His Personal Life
He was the son of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Historians believe that he was homosexual, though he was married to Berengaria of Navarre. They had no children. He died in 1199 in the arms of his mother.
Richard I of England's Popularity
Richard I of England was a famous King of England, who was born on September 8, 1157. As a person born on this date, Richard I of England is listed in our database as the 9th most popular celebrity for the day (September 8).
People born on September 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Richard I of England is the 167th most popular Virgo.
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