Sean Connery as King Richard the Lionheart in Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves 1991 A very impressive Richard who has also been a Robin

Here is a self portret of Richard the first. He was born on the of September 1157 son of king Henry the and Eleanor of Aquitaina.

A picture of the Muslim army during the crusades, which began in 1095 CE. By the time the crusades started, Muslim armies had already conquered two-thirds of the Christian world.

Knights Templar: King Richard the Lionheart with the during the Crusades.

How long he reined: He twice rebelled against his father before he became King of England in 1189. He spent 9 years and 8 months of his reign in England and spoke only French. He was later overthrown by his brother John.

How long he reined: He twice rebelled against his father before he became King of England in 1189. He spent 9 years and 8 months of his reign in England and spoke only French. He was later overthrown by his brother John.

Richard was born on 8 September 1157 in Oxford, son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. He grew up with great battle and military abilities. However, as he became older, he joined a rebellion with his brothers against father in 1173. In 1183 when his brother Henry died,  Richard got to heir to the throne and became a king.

Richard was born on 8 September 1157 in Oxford, son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. He grew up with great battle and military abilities. However, as he became older, he joined a rebellion with his brothers against father in 1173. In 1183 when his brother Henry died, Richard got to heir to the throne and became a king.

In 1185, Berengaria was given the fief of Monreal by her father. Eleanor of Aquitaine (King Richard's mother) encouraged the  engagement of Berengaria to her son King Richard.

In 1185, Berengaria was given the fief of Monreal by her father. Eleanor of Aquitaine (King Richard's mother) encouraged the engagement of Berengaria to her son King Richard.


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Sword of King Richard Lionheart, the famous crusader king by Marto of Toledo Spain has a stainless steel blade with the upper half ornated with engravings in 24K gold. Medieval English sword.

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Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio as Maid Marian (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, 1991). Loved her hair in this movie, so gorgeous! I get thrilled anytime I see a movie character portrayed with beautiful curls, because it's such a tragically rare occurrence. (from blog Medieval Muse: Dresses & Tresses series)

Errol Flynn in Korngold's scoring of  The Adventures of Robin Hood.

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