Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsEdward of Westminster
|Prince of Wales|
|Born||13 October 1453
Palace of Westminster, London, England
|Died||4 May 1471 (aged 17)
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
|Father||Henry VI of England|
|Mother||Margaret of Anjou|
Edward of Westminster (13 October 1453 – 4 May 1471), was also known as Edward of Lancaster. He was the only son of King Henry VI of England and Margaret of Anjou. He was killed aged seventeen at the Battle of Tewkesbury. He was the only heir apparent to the English throne to die in battle.
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