We have given him an entry in the Henry II
Stakes, so we'll see how that pans out, but we are strongly considering going into Pattern company rather than going down the handicap route with big weights on his back.
Dubai: Godolphin's Colour Vision makes his seasonal reappearance in Thursday's Group 3 Henry II
Stakes at Sandown, UK -- a two-mile contest that is customarily used as a prep for the Group 1 Gold Cup, Britain's top event for long-distance horses that is traditionally held on day three at Royal Ascot.
Which royal dynasty was founded by King Henry II
Ottonian imperial art and portraiture; the artistic patronage of Otto III and Henry II
13: Henry II
, the first Plantagenet King (1154-89), ruler of a Channel-spanning empire, was born in Le Mans.
Both these women are included in this survey of both queens regnant and consort who became de facto regnant: the uncrowned Matilda, heir of Henry I, who struggled against her cousin Stephen to rule; Eleanor, consort of Henry II
, who finally banished her and then imprisoned her for her support of his sons' revolt; Isabella, a nasty piece of work who turned against her husband, Edward II, and eventually allied with her lover, Roger Mortimer, to oust the King and, in the author's view, to have him killed; and Margaret, who ruled when the King's mental illness made him unfit.
05) will bid to win the Henry II
Stakes for the second year running at Sandown on Thursday.
This great family dramedy about Henry II
and Eleanor of Aquitaine's battle of wits over which of their three sons would be the next King of England, stars David Bailey as Henry and Deb Campbell as Eleanor.
By Mali Ishtewi King Henry II
was, to say the least, a most intriguing character.
Setting friendship aside, which is often necessary in business, Henry II
discreetly engineered Becket's murder in 1170.
And in Becket the movie's sympathies are with Pope Alexander III in his struggles with Henry II
Both Catherine and her husband, Henry (who became King Henry II
of France in 1547) had insecure and traumatic childhoods.
Though the narrative is not indexed, teachers and their students, as well as the general listener, will appreciate the short, lively chapters, many featuring great characters such as Julius Caesar, Boadicia, Lady Godiva, King Arthur, Henry II
, Becket, Robin Hood, and Wat Tyler.
The Scot will appear as doomed Thomas Becket, opposite Jasper Britton as King Henry II
95) Like ``The Ref,'' with more family squabbling, this time among royalty, but not so much like ``Santa Claus Conquers the Martians'': King Henry II
(Peter O'Toole) and his estranged queen, Eleanor (Katherine Hepburn), have differing opinions on which of his three sons should inherit the throne - and that means having one of the sons marry his mistress, a French princess whom Henry sort of wants to hang onto.