AS Revision - Wars of the Roses Dates (1444 - 1471)

AQA Revision for AS-Level students

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Henry VI's first bout of mental illnessYear
Richard, Duke of York, becomes Lieutenant in IrelandYear only
Henry VI is reinstated as the King of EnglandExact date
Battle of Empingham (Also known as the Battle of Losecoat Field)Exact date
Edward landed at Ravenspur with help from BurgundyExact date
Battle of TewkesburyExact date
Coup at DartfordMonth & Year
(George) Duke of Clarence gets dispensation from the Pope to marry Isabel NevilleMonth & Year
Act of AccordExact date
Edward confesses to being marriedExact date
Battle of Ludford BridgeExact date
Marriage of Isabel Neville & Duke of ClarenceMonth & Year
Henry VI is supposed to surrender MaineYear only
Land Revenue ExperimentYear only
York-Neville alliance begins Year only
Death of Humphrey, Duke of GloucesterYear only
Yorkist InvasionMonth & Year
Battle of BarnetExact date
Cade's RebellionYear only
Jack Cade is capturedExact date
Duke of York's Second ProtectorateTwo dates (Months & Years)
Edward IV is crowned king of EnglandExact date
Loss of NormandyYear only
Parliament of Devils & Act of AttainderMonth & Year
(Edmund Beaufort) Duke of Somerset becomes Captain of CalaisYear only
Second Battle of St AlbansExact date
First Battle of St AlbansExact date
Battle of HexhamExact date
Louis XI brings Warwick and Margaret of Anjou togetherMonth & Year
LovedayExact date
The Hundred Years War endsYear only
Warwick and Clarence land in EnglandExact date
Henry VI becomes king aged 9 monthsYear only
Battle of Hedgeley MoorExact date
Battle of Blore HeathExact date
Robin of Redesdale RebellionYear only
Seizure of FougeresExact date
Duke of York's First ProtectorateTwo dates (Years only)
Edward is releasedMonth & Year
Death of (William de la Pole) Duke of SuffolkExact date
Battle of Mortimer’s CrossExact date
Treaty of ToursExact date
Marriage of Henry VI and Margaret of AnjouYear only
Battle of Edgecote Hill; Edward is capturedExact date
Battle of NorthamptonExact date
(Richard) Duke of York returns to England after serving as Lieutenant in IrelandMonth & Year
Henry VI is capturedMonth & Year
By this time Henry VI had lost almost all French possessionsYear only
Edward is admitted to LondonExact date
Battle of WakefieldExact date
Battle of FerrybridgeExact date
Battle of TowtonExact date
Henry VI finally gives up MaineYear only
Edward finally returns to London as king once againExact date
Birth of Prince Edward of Westminster (Henry VI's son)Exact date
Marriage to Elizabeth WoodvilleExact date

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