Sir Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Gloucester and 6th Earl of Hertford
Facts and Events
||Sir Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Gloucester and 6th Earl of Hertford
||2 Sep 1243
||Christchurch, Hampshire, England
||to Alice de Lusignan of Angouleme
||23 Apr 1290
||Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, Englandto Joan of Acre
||7 Dec 1295
||Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales
||House of de Clare
||Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
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Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, 7th Earl of Gloucester (2 September 1243 – 7 December 1295) was a powerful English noble. Also known as "Red" Gilbert de Clare or "The red earl", probably because of his hair colour or fiery temper in battle.
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