Henry The Young King 1155 – 1183

Henry the young King

Henry was born 28th February 1155 and died 11th June 1183. He was the second son of King Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine. He was crowned King of England during his father’s lifetime and known as The Young King, but his father gave him little power. He died six years before his father.

 Family tree for Henry, son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine showing:


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Heather Y Wheeler. (2018 – 2020). Henry The Young King 1155 – 1183. Available: https://www.treesofblue.com/henry-the-young-king-1155-1183. Last accessed July 17th, 2024