1370-1389 Peasants Revolt
Battle of Chiset
On 21 Mar 1373 John Devereux 1st Baron Devereux 1337-1393 was captured at Chizé during the Battle of Chiset at Chizé at which the English were defeated by the French forces commanded by Bertrand Geusclin 1320-1380 (53). The battle brought an end to English control in Poitou.
Treaty of Bruges
In 1375 the Treaty of Bruges was signed by the French and the English which attempted to define the sovereignty of Aquitaine.
After 28 Apr 1376 William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby 1330-1381 (46) impeached (the earliest impeachment in England) at City of London during the Good Parliament
Death of the Black Prince
On 08 Jun 1376 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (45) died of dysentery at Westminster Palace, Westminster. He was buried in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent.
Death of Edward III
On 21 Jun 1377 Edward III King England 1312-1377 (64) died of a stroke at Sheen Palace, Sheen, Richmond, Surrey. He was buried at Chapel of St Edward the Confessor, Chapels, Westminster Abbey.
His grandson Richard II King England 1367-1400 (10) succeeded as II King England: Plantagenet Angevin.
Coronation of Richard II
On 16 Jul 1377 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (10) was crowned II King England: Plantagenet Angevin at Westminster Abbey by Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (61).
On 16 Jul 1377 at the Coronation of Richard II Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 (31) carried the Crown.
Guichard Angle 1st Earl Huntingdon -1380 was appointed 1st Earl Huntingdon (3C 1377).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (4) and Robert Harrington 3rd Baron Harington 1356-1406 were knighted.
Roger Scales 4th Baron Scales 1354-1386 (23) attended.
John Mowbray 1st Earl Nottingham 1365-1383 (11) was created 1st Earl Nottingham (1C 1377).
Around Jun 1381 John Ball 1338-1381 was released from Maidstone Prison, Maidstone, Kent by the Kentish rebels.He then preached to the rebels at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent: "When Adam delved and Eve span, Who was then the gentleman? From the beginning all men by nature were created alike, and our bondage or servitude came in by the unjust oppression of naughty men. For if God would have had any bondmen from the beginning, he would have appointed who should be bond, and who free. And therefore I exhort you to consider that now the time is come, appointed to us by God, in which ye may (if ye will) cast off the yoke of bondage, and recover liberty". When the rebels had dispersed, Ball was taken prisoner at Coventry, Warwickshire, given a trial in which, unlike most, he was permitted to speak.
On 11 Jun 1381 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (14) held council with his mother Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (52), Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick 1338-1401 (43), William Montagu 2nd Earl Salisbury 1328-1397 (52), Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 (35), Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (65) and Robert Hales 1325-1390 (56) at the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London..
On 14 Jun 1381 the rebels gained access to the Tower Hill, City of London capturing Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (52), the future Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (14), Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 (1) and Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (65). Simon Sudbury Archbishop Canterbury 1316-1381 (65) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London..
On 15 Jun 1381 John Cavendish 1346-1381 was captured at Church of St Mary, Cavendish, Suffolk during the Peasant's Revolt.John Cavendish 1346-1381 was beheaded in the Market Place in Bury St Edmunds.
On 15 Jun 1381 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (14) met with Wat Tyler -1381 at Smithfield, Farringdon Without, City of London.During the course of the meeting Wat Tyler -1381 was wounded by William Walworth Lord Mayor -1385. Wat Tyler -1381 was then killed by John Cavendish 1374-1417..
On 15 Jul 1381 John Ball 1338-1381 was hanged, drawn and quartered in St Albans, Hertfordshire in the presence of Richard II King England 1367-1400 (14).
Battle of North Walsham
On 25 Jun 1381 Henry Despencer Bishop Norwich 1341-1406 brought the Peasant's Revolt to an end at North Walsham, Norfolk at the Battle of North Walsham.
Marriage of Richard II and Anne of Bohemia
On 20 Jan 1382 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (15) and Anne of Bohemia Queen Consort England 1366-1394 (15) were married at Westminster Abbey.Arranged by Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk 1330-1389 (52) the marriage not popular since it brought no dowry and little prospect of increased trade since Bohemia not a primary English trade partner
Coronation of Anne of Bohemia
On 22 Jan 1382 Anne of Bohemia Queen Consort England 1366-1394 (15) was crowned Queen Consort England
Around Sep 1386 the Wonderful Parliament sought to reform the administration of Richard II King England 1367-1400 (19).Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk 1330-1389 (56) was impeached for his failures in France.
In 1386 Alexander Neville Archbishop York 1341-1392 (45) was accused of treason and it was determined to imprison him for life in Rochester Castle, Rochester, Kent.during the Lords Appellant
In 1387 Richard Mitford Bishop Chichester, Bishop Salisbury -1407 was arrested by Lords Appellant and imprisoned in Bristol Castle, Bristol, Gloucestershire.He was then imprisoned in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.Thereafter he was released without charge.
In 1397 Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick 1338-1401 (58) was imprisoned at Beauchamp Tower, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London during the Lords Appellant.
Before 08 Sep 1397 Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397 (42) was imprisoned in Calais to await trial for treason for being the leader of the Lords Appellant.
Around 08 Sep 1397 Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397 (42) was murdered in Calais for his role as leader of the Lords Appellant.
Battle of Radcot Bridge
On 22 Dec 1387 the forces of the Lords Appellant led by the future Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (20) defeated the forces of Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland 1362-1392 (25) during the Battle of Radcot Bridge at Radcot, Oxfordshire. Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland 1362-1392 (25) narrowly escaped.
In Feb 1388 Merciless Parliament sought to cleanse Richard II King England 1367-1400 (21) 's administration. Simon Burley 1340-1388 (48) was executed. Michael Pole 1st Earl Suffolk 1330-1389 (58) was sentenced to be hung, drawn and quartered. Robert Vere 1st Duke Ireland 1362-1392 (26) was attainted. Nicholas Brembre -1399 was tried.
Battle of Otterburn
On 05 Aug 1388 a Scottish army commanded by John Swinton -1402 defeated an English army commanded by Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403 during the Battle of Otterburn at Otterburn, Northumberland. Henry "Hotspur" Percy 1364-1403 and his brother Ralph Percy were captured as was Matthew Redman 1328-1389 (59).On the Scottish side James Douglas 2nd Earl Douglas 1358-1388 (30) was killed, John Dunbar 4th Earl Moray -1391 fought.The English suffered 1000 killed, 2000 captured.The Scottish 100 killed, 200 captured.
Richard II holds Christmas Court
On 30 Dec 1389 Richard II King England 1367-1400 (22) held his Christmas Court at Woodstock Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire. John Hastings 3rd Earl Pembroke 1372-1389 (17) was killed in a tournament.