Wednesday, March 4, 2015

History Trivia - Yorkists defeat the Lancastrians at Towton

March 4

1215 King John of England made an oath to Pope Innocent III as a crusader to gain his support.

1461 Battle at Towton: Yorkists defeated the Lancastrians and Edward IV was recognized as king of England.

1492 King James IV of Scotland concluded an alliance with France against England.

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