About Richard III of England
Richard III of England was King of England from 1483 to 1485. He was the last king of the House of Plantagenet.
His defeat at the Wars Of The Roses marked the end of the Middle Ages in England. He is featured in the play "Richard III" by William Shakespeare.
His Personal Life
He married Anne Neville and they had a son, Edward the Prince of Wales.
He died in battle in 1485 and his remains were lost for 5 centuries now. In 2012, his skeleton was found during an archaeological excavation. His remains were finally reburied in Leicester Cathedral in 2015.
Richard III of England's Popularity
Richard III of England was a famous King of England, who was born on October 2, 1452. As a person born on this date, Richard III of England is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (October 2).
People born on October 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Richard III of England is the 5th most popular Libra.
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