Tuesday, May 12, 2015

History Trivia - Richard I of England marries Berengaria of Navarre.

May 12,

254 Pope Stephen I succeeded Pope Lucius I as the 23rd pope.  He was beheaded while celebrating Mass during Emperor Valerian's persecution of Christians.

1191 Richard I of England married Berengaria of Navarre.

1264 The Battle of Lewes, between King Henry III of England and the rebel Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester, began.

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