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Edward IV of England

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Birthday
28, 1442
Birthplace
Rouen, France
Death Date
Apr 9, 1483 (40)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
28, 1442
Birthplace
Rouen, France
Death Date
Apr 9, 1483 (40)

About

King of England from 1461 to 1483 who most notably was in charge during the War of the Roses. 

Before Fame

He had three younger brothers, one of which died with his father at the 1460 Battle of Wakefield.

Trivia

He was overthrown in 1470 and had to flee for his safety, but his rule was later restored and he reigned the rest of his life in peace.

Family Life

He ascended to the throne after his king father, Edward III, was killed in battle.

Associated With

His wife was the maternal grandmother of King Henry VIII.