King Louis VIII "the Lion" of France. September 8 November My great grandfather. He was the son of King Philip II of France and Isabelle of Hainaut. He was married to Blanche of Castile and father to St. Louis XI King of France.
King Henri II, King of France on Horseback by artist François Clouet (Tours – Paris and Studio - Date 1530 - 1599 Materials Oil on panel (oak) Measurements 270 x 222 mm x 8 in) Collection Upton House, Warwickshire
February 1400 – Less than a year after being deposed and imprisoned, Richard II of England dies, most likely from murder or forced starvation in Pontifract Castle, on orders from Henry Bolingbroke (Henry IV)