Name: (King)John Lackland I of England and Normandy
Given Name: (King)John Lackland I of England and
Birth: 31 Dec 1167 in Kings Manorhouse, Beaumont Palace, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Death: 26 Oct 1216 in Newark Castle, Newark-On-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England
Burial: Worcester Cathedral, England
Occupation: Last King of Normandy; reigned: 1199-1216
He was forced by his united Barons to sign the Magna Charta at Runnymede on June 1215. He was the last ruler of Normandy. It was incorporated into France in 1204. He built: Dorchester, Eyein Suffolk, Ipswich, Lancaster, Liverpool, Stratford upon Avonin 1196.
Change Date: 31 Mar 2007 at 01:00:00
Signed Magna Carta in 1215 at Runnymede.
His reign saw renewal of war with Phillip II Augustus of Franceto whom he has
lost several continental possesions including Normandy by 1205.He came into
conflict with his Barons and was forced to Sign the Magna Carta.His later
repudiation of the charter led to the first barons war 1215-17during which
John died. Burke says he was born in 1160.
King of Ireland 1177, Count of Mortain 1189, Earl of Gloucester.
Father: (King)Henry II of England b: 1 Apr 1133 in Le Mans, Sarthe, Anjou
Mother: (Queen)Eleanore of Aquitaine d'Aquitaine b: ABT 1122 in Chateau de Belin, Guinne, France
(Queen)Isabella Taillefer of England b: ABT 1188 in Angouleme, Charente, France
- (King)Henry III of England b: ABT 8 Oct 1205 in Winchester, Hampshire, England
- (Princess)Eleanor Plantagenet
Agatha de Ferrieres b: ABT 1168 in Charltey, Stafford, England
- (Princess)Joanna of North Wales b: ABT 1188 in London, Middlesex, England
- Richard Fitzroy