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1157 – Richard I is born on September 9th in Beaumont Palace in Oxford. Richard I, King of England, nicknamed "Coeur de Lion" or "Richard the Lionhearted", was the third son of King Henry II by Eleanor of Aquitaine. 1168 – Richard I, future King of England, was invested with Eleanor of Aquitaine’s Duchy of ..

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1367 – A king was born on the 6th day of January this year in Bordeaux.   1377 – His reign started on the 22nd day of June this year and was crowned on the 16th day of July of the same year.   1383 – He married Anne of Bohemia, daughter of Charles IV, ..

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1452 – He was born on the 2nd day of October this year at Fothenringay Castle.   1472 – He married Anne Neville on the 12th day of July this year. They had one son, Edward Plantagenet (also known as Edward of Middle ham born in 1473.   1482 – Richard recaptured Berwick-upon-Tweed from the ..

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1737 – Born on the 20th of March in Ayutthaya. 1767 – Rama I also reestablished the traditions of the country by salvaging Buddhist texts lost in the chaos after the sacking of Ayutthaya by the Burmese. 1778-1779 – Serving as Taksin’s general, Rama conquered Vientiane. 1782 – On the 4th of April, when Taksin ..

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1853 – Born on September 20th in Bangkok, Siam (Thailand). Rama V, king of Siam, avoided colonial domination and embarked upon far-reaching reforms. 1868 – He was only 15 years old when his father died in October, and he succeeded to the throne under the regency of Somdet Chao Phraya Si Suriyawong. 1871-1872 – He ..

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1927 – Born on the 5th of December at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the United States.   1928 – Bhumibol was brought back to Thailand after Prince Mahidol finished his medical study at Harvard University.   1933 – After primary schooling at the Mater Dei school in Bangkok, he left with the ..

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