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when did King John become king of England?
he was crowed king of England on April 6th 1199
when did King John live?
He lived between 1166 and 1216
when was King John born?
He was born on December 24, 1167 at Beaumount Palace, Oxford
who was the father of King John?
His father was King Henry II (1133 - 1189)
who was the mother of King John?
His Mother was Eleanor of Aquitaine (1124 - 1204)
Which king came before King John?
He succeeded his brother Richard the Lionheart to the throne of England
Who was originally chosen as Richard's successor?
Arthur of Brittany. Arthur was chosen as Richard's heir in 1190 in order to betroth him to the King of Sicily's daughter. Richard named John as successor in 1194 when he returned from capture in Austria.
who was King John married to?
He was married to Avisa, daughter and heiress of William Fitz Robert. The marriage was annulled. He then married Isabelle of Angouleme on August 24, 1200
when did King John die?
He died on October 19, 1216 at Newark
where is King John buried?
He is buried at Worcester Cathedral
what was the cause of death of King John?
He died after eating Peaches
Who was King John eldest brother?
William was King John eldest brother and the first son of Henry II
What was the name of the Pope who excommunicated John in the year 1209?