Today in History - May 11th. 1366 - Anne of Bohemia

Anne of Bohemia was born on May 11th. 1366 in Prague.


Anne of Bohemia - Source picture: Wikipedia

Her parents were Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and 
Elizabeth of Pomerania.

On January 22nd. 1382, Anne of Bohemia married Richard II of England
in Westminster Abbey. There were a lot of tournaments held the day after
the wedding.


Richard II and Anna of Bohemia - Source picture: Wikipedia


Anne of Bohemia was described as beautiful and gentle. She also influenced
the design of cards in England. 

On June 7th. 1394, Anne of Bohemia died @ Sheen Priory in London.
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