History* Richard III-Henry VIII

RICHARD III - HENRY VIII

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*War of the Roses*

What Caused the war of the roses?


RED ROSE = LANCASHIRE

WHITE ROSE= YORKSHIRE


REPRESENT TWO BRANCHES OF THE SAME ROYAL FAMILY.


THE TUDOR ROSE BY HENRY VII BRINGS THEM TOGETHER.


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*Richard III loosing the thrown*

KEY FACTORS THAT RESULT IN RICHARD III LOOSING THE THROWN OF ENGLAND


FAMILY CONNECTIONS - EDWARD IV, DIED

- HIS SON, EDWARD V, BEHEADED BY RICHARD

- EDWARD'S SISTER MARRIES HENRY TUDOR


TRUST IN RICHARD - HE KILLS EDWARD

- HE MAKES THE NORTH RULE THE SOUTH


ACTIONS THAT HENRY MAKES - PROMISES TO MARRY EDWARD V SISTER


FOREIGN AID - FROM FRANCE TO INVADE

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*RICHARD III*

WHY DID RICHARD III USERP THE ENGLISH THROWN?


BACKGROUND

EDWARD IV - YORKIST. GETS TO BE KING DUE TO RICHARD NEIVILLE. WHEN HE CHANGES SIDES HENRY IV BECOMES KING AGAIN.

  • MARRIES ELIZABETH WOODFORD, KING MAKER CHANGES SIDE.
  • RICHARD III MARRIED TO ANNE NEVILLE, HEIR TO THE KING MAKER
  • RAN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND FROM MIDDLEHAM CASTLE FOR EDWARD IV


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TIMELINE

1461 - EDWARD IV HAD BECOME KING. MARRIED ELIZABETH WOODVILLE, KING MAKER ANGRY SO SWITCHES SIDES, AS ONLY MINOR NOBILITY EXPECTED TO MARRY A FRENCH PRINCESS.

1470-71 - RICHARD, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER, HE HAD BEEN A LOYAL SUPPORTER OF HIS BROTHER, EDWARD IV, AND HAD ACCOMPANIED HIM IN EXCILE, DURING HENRY VI'S REDEMPTION.

1483 - APRIL 9TH, EDWARD IV DIED LEAVING TWO SONS, EDWARD, AGED 12 & RICHARD AGED 9

29/30TH APRIL- RICHARD AND HENRY STRAFORD, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM SEIZED CONTROL OF THE CHILD KING

16TH JUNE - UNTIL THIS TIME GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS CONTINUE TO BE ISSUED IN EDWARD V NAME

22TH JUNE - BOTH DECLARED BASTARDS, EDWARD V AND HIS BROTHER.

26TH JUNE - EDWARD WAS DEPOSED AND RICHARD, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER BECAME RICHARD III

6TH JULY - CROWNED KING (RICHARD III)

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