Person:Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall (1)

Richard , 1st Earl of Cornwall
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Name Richard , 1st Earl of Cornwall
Alt Name Plantagenet
Gender Male
Birth[5] 5 Jan 1209 Winchester, Hampshire, EnglandHouse of Plantagenet
Christening? 1214 Winchester, Hampshire, England
Marriage 30 Mar 1231 Fawley, Buckinghamshire, Englandto Isabel Marshal, Countess of Cornwall
Marriage 22 Nov 1243 Westminster Abbey, London, Englandto Countess Sanchia Berengar, of Provence
Marriage 16 Jun 1267 to Beatrice Faquemont Cornwall, [Countess of]
Alt Marriage 16 JUN 1269 to Beatrice Faquemont Cornwall, [Countess of]
Death[5] 2 Apr 1272 Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England
Burial? 13 Apr 1272 Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, EnglandHailes Abbey
Reference Number? Q314527?

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Richard of Cornwall (5 January 1209 – 2 April 1272), second son of King John, was Count of Poitou (1225-1243), 1st Earl of Cornwall (from 1225) and German King (formally "King of the Romans") (from 1257). He was one of the wealthiest men in Europe and joined the Barons' Crusade, where he achieved success as a negotiator for the release of prisoners and assisted with the building of the citadel in Ascalon.

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