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Subject: Re: Richard Earl of Cambridge and Edmund of Langley, Duke opf York
Date: Fri, 07 Mar 2008 12:17:41 -0500
On Fri, 7 Mar 2008 16:40:54 -0000, "Mike Stone" <>
>Is there one of Cambridge's elder brother, Edward D of York?
>I remember reading somewhere that he was a fatso, like his gt-nephew Edward
>IV and the latter's grandson Henry VIII, and am trying to confirm this.
I seem to remember hearing that too, but can't find a definite
statement to that effect in any of my books. Certainly his body was
found unmarked after Agincourt, suggesting he died either of
suffocation in his armour or a heart attack.
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