The Plantagenet family held the English throne from 1154, with the accession of King Henry II, until 1485, when King Richard III died in battle.
The King's College of Our Lady and St. Nicholas at the University of Cambridge was founded in 1441 by King Henry VI.
King's College was built for the further education of 70 scholars from Eton College. Henry had founded Eton College in 1440.
I'm a direct line descendant of Edward I Longshanks, first Plantagenet king of England, he is my 22nd great-grandfather.
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