1480-1499

24 Aug 1482 Capture of Berwick (Berwick on Tweed)

On 24 Aug 1482 Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle was knighted by Richard III King England at Berwick on Tweed during the Capture of Berwick

09 Apr 1483 Death of Edward IV (Westminster)

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England died at Westminster (Death of Edward IV) those present including Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings, Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset

20 Apr 1483 Funeral of Edward IV (St George's Chapel)

On 20 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England was buried at Altar during the Funeral of Edward IV. Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York celebrated the mass. John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk attended. John Pole was chief mourner. John VIII Savage and Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle were pall-bearers.

30 Apr 1483 Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles (Stony Stratford)

On 30 Apr 1483 Richard III King England met Richard Grey and Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers at Stony Stratford. Richard and Anthony were accompanying Edward V King England to from Ludlow to London (Richard III's Dinner with the Woodvilles). All three had dinner together.

01 May 1483 Arrest of the Woodville Affinity (Stony Stratford)

On 01 May 1483 Richard III King England arrested Richard Grey, Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Vaughan at Stony Stratford (Arrest of the Woodville Affinity). Edward V King England was taken under his uncle Richard's Protection to London.

c 03 May 1483 Elizabeth Woodville takes Sanctuary at Wesminster Abbey

Around 03 May 1483 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England took sanctuary at Sanctuary with Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk and Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (Elizabeth Woodville takes Sanctuary at Wesminster Abbey).

04 May 1483 Death of George Neville

10 May 1483 John Russell replaced Thomas Rotherham as Lord Chancellor

On 13 May 1483 Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York replaced as as Lord Chancellor during the John Russell replaced Thomas Rotherham as Lord Chancellor

On 13 May 1483 John Russell Bishop Rochester, Bishop Lincoln was appointed as Lord Chancellor during the John Russell replaced Thomas Rotherham as Lord Chancellor

13 Jun 1483 Execution of Hastings (Tower of London)

On 13 Jun 1483 William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings was beheaded having been accused of treasonable conspiracy with the Queen at the earlier Council Meeting convened by Richard III King England and attended by Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham at Tower Green (Execution of Hastings). Cardinal John Morton and Thomas Rotherham Archbishop York were arrested.

16 Jun 1483 Richard, Duke of York, removed from Sanctuary to the Tower (Tower of London)

On 16 Jun 1483 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier took the younger brother of Edward V Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk to the Tower at Tower of London during the Richard, Duke of York, removed from Sanctuary to the Tower

22 Jun 1483 The Princes of the Tower described as Illegitimate (St Paul's Cross)

On 22 Jun 1483 Ralph Shaa preached the bastardy of Edward IV's children by Elizabeth Woodville including Edward V being therefore ineligible to be King. at St Paul's Cross during the The Princes of the Tower described as Illegitimate

25 Jun 1483 Execution of the Woodvilles and their Affinity (Pontefract Castle)

On 25 Jun 1483 Richard Grey was executed at Pontefract Castle during the Execution of the Woodvilles and their Affinity

On 25 Jun 1483 Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers was beheaded at Pontefract Castle during the Execution of the Woodvilles and their Affinity

On 25 Jun 1483 Thomas Vaughan was beheaded at Pontefract Castle during the Execution of the Woodvilles and their Affinity

26 Jun 1483 Richard III elected King by the Three Estates

06 Jul 1483 Coronation of Richard III (Westminster Abbey)

On 06 Jul 1483 John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk was appointed as Lord High Steward at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III

On 06 Jul 1483 Anne Neville Queen Consort England was appointed as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III

On 06 Jul 1483 Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby was appointed as Knight of the Bath at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III

On 06 Jul 1483 Richard III King England was crowned III King England: Plantagenet York by Cardinal Thomas Bourchier at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Richard III. William Brandon, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Thomas St Leger, Richard Hastings 9th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England, Elizabeth York, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland attended. Robert Dymoke attended as the Kings's Champion. Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent carried The Pointed Sword of Justice. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk carried the Crown. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell carried the Third Sword of State. John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk carried the Sceptre. John Pole carried the Cross and Ball. Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham carried the king's train. Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire bore the Queen's Crown. Thomas King Mann carried the Lord High Constable's Mace. Margaret Beaufort held Queen Anne's train. Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland carried The Blunt Sword of Mercy.

c Aug 1483 Disappearance of the Princes in the Tower (Tower of London)

Around Aug 1483 Edward V King England and his brother Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk disappeared at Tower of London during the Disappearance of the Princes in the Tower

08 Sep 1483 Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales (York Minster)

On 08 Sep 1483 Edward York Prince Wales was created Prince Wales, Earl Chester (6C 1483) at York Minster at an event attended by Richard III King England, Anne Neville Queen Consort England and Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire. Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick and John York were knighted [Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales].

Oct 1483 Buckingham's Rebellion

On Oct 1483 Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was attainted during the Buckingham's Rebellion

On 02 Nov 1483 Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham was beheaded at Marketplace for his part in Buckingham's Rebellion. Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Eleanor Bohun escaped to Henry VII in Brittany. Walter Hungerford, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon took part. The rebellion was suppressed by Richard Guildford and Robert Willoughby 1st Baron Willoughby Broke.

On 08 Nov 1483 Thomas St Leger was executed at Exeter Castle during the Buckingham's Rebellion

On 04 Dec 1483 George Browne was beheaded at Tower Hill during the Buckingham's Rebellion

02 Jul 1484 Battle of Kirtie

On 02 Jul 1484 William Douglas 4th Lord Drumlanrig killed at Kirtie during the Battle of Kirtie

22 Jul 1484 Battle of Lochmaben Fair (Lochmaden)

On 22 Jul 1484 James Douglas 9th Earl Douglas, 3rd Earl Avondale was captured at Lochmaden during the Battle of Lochmaben Fair

1484 Titulus Regius

07 Aug 1485 Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay

On 07 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland lands at Mill Bay with John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy, John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Richard Guildford, John Welles 1st Viscount Welles, Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon (Henry Tudor lands at Mill Bay) all of whom were knighted.

22 Aug 1485 Battle of Bosworth (Ambion Hill)

On 22 Aug 1485 John Sacheverell killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth

22 Aug 1485 Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster (Ambion Hill)

On 22 Aug 1485 William Brandon killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster

On 22 Aug 1485 George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster held as a hostage by Richard III before the battle at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: Lancaster. John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy, John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne, Richard Guildford, Walter Hungerford, Thomas King Mann, John Wingfield, Edward Woodville, Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon, Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth, Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford, William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, William Stanley Lord Chamberlain, Roger Kynaston, Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney and Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath fought for Henry Tudor. William Norreys, Gilbert Talbot, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford and John VIII Savage commanded. Robert Poyntz was knighted.

22 Aug 1485 Battle of Bosworth: York (Ambion Hill)

On 22 Aug 1485 John Babington killed by John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 James Harrington killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York. John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers, John Conyers, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland, William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley, Richard Fitzhugh 5th Baron Fitzhugh, John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton, Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham, Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey, Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent, Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland, John Pole, Humphrey Stafford, George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford fought for Richard on the defeated Yorkist side. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was wounded. Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fought and escaped. John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth was captured.

On 22 Aug 1485 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland betrayed by not commitng his forces to battle. at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 William Alington was killed in action William Alington at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 Robert Mortimer killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard Ratclyffe killed at Ambion Hill during the Battle of Bosworth: York

On 25 Aug 1485 William Catesby was executed at Leicester during the Battle of Bosworth: York

30 Oct 1485 Coronation of Henry VII (Westminster Abbey)

On 30 Oct 1485 Robert Dymoke attended as the Kings's Champion at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Henry VII

On 30 Oct 1485 Margaret Beaufort attended at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Henry VII

On 30 Oct 1485 Henry VII King England and Ireland was crowned VII King England and Ireland: Tudor at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Henry VII

On 30 Oct 1485 Reginald Bray was appointed as Knight of the Bath at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of Henry VII

1486 Siege of Loja

In 1486 Edward Woodville fought at Loja during the Siege of Loja

18 Jan 1486 Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York (Westminster Abbey)

On 18 Jan 1486 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was appointed as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York

On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England were married at Westminster Abbey during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York

24 Sep 1486 Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales (Winchester Cathedral)

On 24 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was christened at Winchester Cathedral. Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville held held the child. His godparents included Thomas King Mann, William Fitzalan 16th Earl Arundel, John Vere 13th Earl Oxford, Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England and Cecily York. Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers was present. (Christening of Arthur Prince of Wales).

Stafford and Lovell Rebellion

After 22 Aug 1485 Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell fled to Margaret York at Flanders during the Stafford and Lovell Rebellion

On 08 Jul 1486 Humphrey Stafford was executed at Tyburn during the Stafford and Lovell Rebellion

On 08 Jul 1486 Thomas Stafford was executed at Tyburn during the Stafford and Lovell Rebellion

1487 Lambert Simnel Rebellion

In 1487 Robert Stillington Bishop Bath and Wells was imprisoned during the Lambert Simnel Rebellion

16 Jun 1487 Battle of Stoke Field (East Stoke)

On 16 Jun 1487 Edward Stanhope fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field

16 Jun 1487 Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster (East Stoke)

On 16 Jun 1487 Henry Willoughby was knighted at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 John Mordaunt fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 William Norreys fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Edward Norreys was wounded at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 John Paston was knighted at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford fought during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Edward Woodville fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Thomas Lovell fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

On 16 Jun 1487 Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: Lancaster

16 Jun 1487 Battle of Stoke Field: York (East Stoke)

On 16 Jun 1487 John Pole killed at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

On 16 Jun 1487 Thomas Fitzgerald killed during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

On 16 Jun 1487 Martin Schwartz killed at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

On 16 Jun 1487 Lambert Simnel fought at East Stoke during the Battle of Stoke Field: York

25 Nov 1487 Coronation of Elizabeth of York (Westminster Abbey)

On 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey (Coronation of Elizabeth of York). The ceremony was attended by Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney,Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire, Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers, William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel who carried the Rod and Dove.

Mad War

28 Jul 1488 Battle of Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier (Brittany)

On 28 Jul 1488 Edward Woodville killed at Brittany during the Battle of Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier

28 Jul 1488 Battle of Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: France (Brittany)

28 Jul 1488 Battle of Saint-Aubin-du-Cormier: Brittant (Brittany)

27 Feb 1490 Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales (Westminster Palace)

On 27 Feb 1490 Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West was appointed as Knight of the Bath at Westminster Palace during the Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 27 Feb 1490 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was appointed as Prince Wales at Westminster Palace during the Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

Oct 1492 Siege of Boulogne (Boulogne-sur-Mer)

On Oct 1492 John VIII Savage killed at Boulogne-sur-Mer during the Siege of Boulogne

On Jul 1544 William Godolphin fought at Boulogne-sur-Mer during the Siege of Boulogne

Oct 1495 5th Parliament of Henry VII

On 15 Oct 1495 Robert Drury was appointed as Speaker of the House of Commons during the 5th Parliament of Henry VII

1495 Perkin Warbeck Plot

On 16 Feb 1495 William Stanley Lord Chamberlain was beheaded at Tower Hill during the Perkin Warbeck Plot

On 16 Feb 1495 Simon Montfort was beheaded at Tower Hill during the Perkin Warbeck Plot

On 24 Nov 1496 John Radclyffe 9th Baron Fitzwalter was beheaded at Calais during the Perkin Warbeck Plot

1497 Christening of Henry VIII

In 1491 Richard Foxe Bishop Exeter, Bishop Bath and Wells, Bishop Durham, Bishop Winchester was baptised during the Christening of Henry VIII

17 June 1497 Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion (Deptford)

17 June 1497 Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion: Crown (Deptford)

On 17 Jun 1497 Richard Guildford was created as Knight Banneret at Deptford during the Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion: Crown

On 17 Jun 1497 Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire, Henry Willoughby and Thomas Fiennes 8th Baron Dacre Gilsland fought at Deptford (Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion: Crown). Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos, John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford, Robert Sheffield, Edward Stanhope and Robert Constable were knighted. John Dinham 1st Baron Dinham acted as judge. Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West commanded.

17 June 1497 Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion: Rebels (Deptford)

On 17 Jun 1497 James Tuchet 7th Baron Audley was captured by Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth at Blackheath during the Battle of Blackheath aka Cornish Rebellion: Rebels

21 Nov 1499 Trial of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick (Westminster Hall)

On 21 Nov 1499 John Vere 13th Earl Oxford presided at Westminster Hall during the Trial of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

28 Nov 1499 Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

In 1499 Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer attended during the Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

On 23 Nov 1499 Perkin Warbreck hanged at Tyburn during the Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick

On 28 Nov 1499 Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick was executed at Tower Hill during the Execution of Perkin Warbreck and Edward Earl of Warwick