Bosworth Field


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the battle that ended the Wars of the Roses (1485)

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Bosworth Field and |Leicester Cathedral (inset) are included on a must-see list alongside (below, from left) Havana, Cuba; East African gorillas; and Zhangjiajie National Forest Park in China
Their theory is that during the fateful Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 against future King Henry VII, Richard's horse got stuck in the mud.
The final battles involved Henry Tudor, who fought Richard III at the decisive Battle of Bosworth Field.
The death of Richard III was caused after he received two blows on the back of his head during the battle at Bosworth Field in 1485, according to the forensic evidence of his remains.
Richard was killed in the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485, during the War of the Roses.
Richard III (2 October 1452-22 August 1485) was King of England for two years, from 1483 until his death in 1485 in the Battle of Bosworth Field.
R3 died at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485, ending the reign of the Plantagenets (and the Middle Ages) and ushering in the Tudors, who had plenty of machinations of their own.
Richard was killed at age 32 as he fought to keep his crown at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485.
Richard was the last English monarch to die in battle, slain at the Battle of Bosworth Field nearLeicester in central England in 1485, ending the Plantagenet dynasty which had ruled for 300 years.
A 15th-century crisis of governance sparked a civil war that ended with a distant claimant to the throne seizing power after defeating Richard III at Bosworth Field.
Well, in the most decisive ending to a long running feud since Henry Tudor pluced the crown of England out of that hawthorn bush on Bosworth field, David Letterman is retiring from Late Show, just a few months after his rival Jay Leno finally packed it in.
22, 1485, England's King Richard III was killed in the Battle of Bosworth Field, effectively ending the War of the Roses.
After Richard was killed at the battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 the succeeding Tudor dynasty tried to wipe out all traces of his Plantagenet family.
Richard has been dead since August 22, 1485, killed at the Battle of Bosworth Field when a battleaxe shattered his skull.
In the anti-Richard corner, from the moment he was hacked to death on Bosworth Field in 1485, chroniclers, playwrights and method actors have depicted the last Plantagenet as a hunchback.