1460

In exile, along with other leading Yorkists, the earl of Warwick sails from Calais to Ireland for talks with the duke of York and to collect his mother, who has had to flee England after being attainted along with her husband and sons at the November 1459 parliament.

Henry Holland, duke of Exeter and hereditary Admiral of England, fails in an attempt to stop Warwick on his way back to Calais.

1485

Death of Anne Nevill, Queen of England.

Anne was the younger daughter of Anne countess of Warwick and Richard Nevill earl of Warwick. She was born on 11 June 1456. Married to Edward Prince of Wales in December 1470, she was widowed after the battle of Tewkesbury. No-one is sure of the date of her marriage to Richard duke of Gloucester, but it was probably c1472. She and Richard had one child, a son Edward, who died in April 1484.

Arms of Queen Anne Nevill

 


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