In 1192, Richard was caught by Liopold 5. During the time that Richard was caught, Liopold put a lion in the place where Richard was. Liopold thought he would die, but he was wrong. Richard killed the lion and ate the lion's heart in front of many people!
He didn't do too much in his country. During these ten years, he only spent six months to reign England. He loved fighting. He was a hero of crusader. He leaded soldiers to fight. He also unified Egypt, Syria and Mesopotamia.
Henry who was Richard's father, he didn't want Richard to be the king. After Henry the Young King died, Henry wanted Richard to hand Aquitaine to John but Richard refused. John joined Geoffrey against Richard but they lost. After Geoffrey and Henry II died, Richard became the new King of England.
Richard spent his childhood in England. In 1159, Richard was arranged to marry with Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona but it was not successful. When he was sixteen years old, he lead his own army to against his father.