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Gruffudd ap Llywelyn ap Iorwerth (c. 1200 – 1 March 1244) was the Welsh first-born son of Llywelyn the Great ("Llywelyn Fawr").

Life

During his life, he was a hostage of King John (John Lackland).

Gruffudd was probably born c. 1199 - c. 1205 as his mother Tangwystl was believed to have died c. 1206.

Death

He dies after failing an attempt to escape the Tower of London.

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