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  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Henry the Lion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry the Lion (1129/1131 - 1195), Duke of Saxony (1142), 1156 Duke of Bavaria.
1189) the daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine in 1168.
In 1175, Henry the Lion refused to aid his cousin Frederick I Barbarossa, the Holy Roman Emperor, against Lombardy, because he did not accept the condition of investing him with the rich city of Goslar.
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  Henry the Lion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Henry the Lion (1129 - August 6, 1195; in German, Heinrich der Löwe) was a member of the Welf dynasty and Duke of Saxony as Henry III since 1142, and Duke of Bavaria as Henry XII since 1156, both of which he held until 1180.
Henry's mother was Gertrud, only daughter of Emperor Lothair II and his wife Richenza of Nordheim, heiress to the Saxon territories of Nordheim and the properties of the Brunones, counts of Brunswick.
In 1168 Henry married Matilda (1156 -1189), the daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine and sister of Richard Lionheart.
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 HENRY BENEDICT MARIA CLEMENT STUART - LoveToKnow Article on HENRY BENEDICT MARIA CLEMENT STUART   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
HENRY FITZ HENRY (11551183), second son of Henry II., king of England, by Eleanor of Aquitaine, became heir to the throne on the death of his brother William (1136), and at the age of five was married to Marguerite, the infant daughter of Louis VII.
HENRY, or in full, HENRY BENEDICT MARIA CLEMENT STUART (17251807), usually known as Cardinal York, the last prince of the royal house of Stuart, was the younger son of James Stuart, and was born in the Palazzo Muti at Rome on the 6th of March 1725.
HENRY OF PORTUGAL, surnamed the Navigator (1394 1460), duke of Viseu, governor of the Algarve, was born at Oporto on the 4th of March 1394.
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 HENRY THE LION - LoveToKnow Article on HENRY THE LION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry, however, refused to give up the lands which he had seized belonging to the bishopric, and this conduct provoked a war in which Ulalrich was soon joined by Philip, archbishop of Cologne.
Henry sought for peace, and the conditions were settled at Erfurt in November 118,, when he was granted the counties of LUneburg and Brunswick, but was banished under oath nOt to return without the emperors permission.
Henry passed his later years mainly at his castle of Brunswick, where he died on the 6th of August 1195, and was buried in the church of St Blasius which he had founded in the town.
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 Henry the Lion. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Henry took part in Frederick’s earlier Italian expeditions but devoted his attention chiefly to Saxony and to expansion beyond the Elbe, where he extended his authority with Frederick’s support.
Henry pursued an independent foreign policy, intervening in the Danish civil wars (1147–57) in support of Waldemar I, whose protector he became.
Henry demanded the imperial city of Goslar in exchange for military support, but Frederick refused, was defeated, and was forced to make peace with the pope.
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 Heinrich the Lion (1129/30-1195)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry the Lion was the only son of Henry the Proud (1108-1139), duke of Saxony and Bavaria, and Gertrude, the daughter of the Holy Roman emperor Lothair III.
In early 1168 he married Matilda, the daughter of Henry II (1133-1189) of England, and soon afterward was sent to France and England as ambassador of Frederick I on a mission to arrange an armistice between both nations.
Henry, who had refused to answer the charges in the king's court, was deprived of his two duchies and of all imperial fiefs, in 1180.
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 Ancestors and Family of Henry III the Lion of Saxony   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
HENRY THE LION, German HEINRICH DER LÖWE duke of Saxony and of Bavaria (as Henry XII), a strong supporter of the emperor Frederick I Barbarossa.
Henry the Lion was the only son of Henry the Proud, duke of Saxony and Bavaria, and Gertrude, the daughter of the Holy Roman emperor Lothair III.
In early 1168 he married Matilda, the daughter of Henry II of England, and soon afterward was sent to France and England as ambassador of Frederick I on a mission to arrange an armistice between both nations.
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 1100 - 1199
Henry II argues with the archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas a' Becket, and attempts to decree that priest accused of crimes should be charged by royal courts.
Henry the Lion is again excelled by Frederick I. Frederick I of the Holy Roman Empire (called Frederick Barbarossa) initiates the Third Crusade, handing the Holy Roman Empire to his son, Henry (later Henry VI of the Holy Roman Empire).
Henry (later Henry VI of the Holy Roman Empire) squashes a rebellion of nobles led by Henry the Lion, duke of Saxony.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Henry VI
Henry VI German King and Roman Emperor, son of Frederick Barbarossa and Beatrice of Burgundy; b.
Henry the Lion had returned from exile in violation of his oath.
Henry was now able to start on his second expedition to Italy (1194) with a much stronger force.
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 Frederick Barbarossa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The duchy of Bavaria was transferred from Henry II Jasomirgott, margrave of Austria, who became duke of Austria in compensation, to Frederick's formidable younger cousin Henry the Lion, Duke of Saxony, of the House of Guelph, whose father had already held both duchies.
Returning to Germany towards the close of 1162, Frederick prevented the escalation of conflicts between Henry the Lion of Saxony and a number of his neighbouring princes who were growing weary of Henry's power, influence and territorial gains.
Frederick's campaign was stopped by the sudden outbreak of the plague which threatened to destroy the Imperial army and drove the emperor as a fugitive to Germany, where he remained for the ensuing six years.
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 AllRefer.com - Henry the Lion Information
In 1162 he married Matilda, daughter of Henry II of England.
His refusal in 1176 to accompany Frederick Barbarossa to Italy led in 1180 to his being deprived of the Duchies of Bavaria and Saxony.
Henry led several military expeditions to conquer territory in the East.
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 HENRY THE LION FACTS AND INFORMATION
Henry the Lion (1129 - August_6 1195; in German, ''Heinrich der Löwe)'' was a member of the Welf dynasty and Duke of Saxony as Henry III since 1142, and Duke of Bavaria as Henry XII since 1156, both of which he held until 1180.
In 1168 Henry married Matilda (1156 -1189), the daughter of Henry_II_of_England and Eleanor_of_Aquitaine and sister of Richard_Lionheart.
When Frederick Barbarossa went on the Crusade_of_1189, Henry returned to Saxony where he mobilized an army of his faithful and conquered and ravaged the rich city of Bardowick as punishment for her disloyalty.
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 Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Bavaria was transferred from Henry II Jasomirgott, margrave of Austria, who became duke of Austria in compensation, to Frederick's formidable younger cousin Henry the Lion, duke of Saxony, of the house of Guelph/Welf.
This campaign was stopped by the sudden outbreak of the plague which threatened to destroy the Imperial army and drove the emperor as a fugitive to Germany, where he remained for the ensuing six years.
He spent three years in exile at the court of his father-in-law Henry II of England, before being allowed back into Germany, where he finished his days as duke of Brunswick, peacefully sponsoring arts and architecture, and died on 6 August 1195.
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 Henry Poolman
Henry figured that if they could reach a place where the line of bush ended and the lava flow began, they would be within one hundred yards of the lion.
Henry knew the ideal hunting range for a lion is between 40 and 60 yards, while 100 was about as far as one should risk a shot.
Henry reportedly said, “Congratulation!” At the sound of a human voice, the lion raised its head, spun around, and with flattened ears and bared teeth came like a bullet straight for Pete Barrett.
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 Deposition of Henry the Lion. (from Frederick I) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Henry was the youngest son of Theobald I of Navarre by Margaret of Foix.
Lions live in rocky dens, in thorn-tree thickets, or in tall grasses at the edges of streams.
Pope Gregory VII's 11th-century removal of Henry IV from the throne of Germany, one of the episodes of the Investiture Controversy.
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 Lion in Winter - Henry II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry II was the son of Empress Matilda and Geoffrey IV, count of Anjou.
The quarrel, which focused largely on the jurisdiction of the church courts, came to a head when Henry issued (1163) the Constitutions of Clarendon, defining the relationship between church and state, and ended (1170) with Becket's murder, for which Henry was forced by public indignation to do penance.
The rebellion collapsed, but at the time of Henry's death, Richard and the youngest son, John, were in the course of another rebellion.
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 AllRefer.com - Henry VI, Holy Roman emperor and German king (German History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Henry VI 1165–97, Holy Roman emperor (1191–97) and German king (1190–97), son and successor of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I (Frederick Barbarossa).
Henry secured a powerful bargaining weapon when he obtained custody (1193) of King Richard I of England, brother-in-law and ally of the Guelph leader, Henry the Lion.
Henry died of a fever at Messina just as he was preparing to invade the Holy Land.
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 AllRefer.com - Henry the Proud (German History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Henry the Proud c.1108–1139, duke of Bavaria (1126–38) and of Saxony (1137–38).
Although he was Lothair's intended successor to the German kingship, Henry was defeated in the election of 1138 by Conrad of Hohenstaufen (Conrad III), who shortly afterward deprived Henry of his duchies.
He succeeded in expelling Albert the Bear from Saxony and was preparing to attack Bavaria when he suddenly died, leaving as his heir his young son Henry the Lion.
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 Henry the Lion on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry pursued an independent foreign policy, intervening in the Danish civil wars (1147-57) in support of Waldemar I, whose protector he became.
Rugby Union: Henry will be crowned as Lion king today, but he's had plenty to learn on a difficult tour; LIONS TOUR S ECOND TEST: MELBOURNE, TODAY, KICK-OFF 10AM ROB HOWLEY explains the hidden pressures on tourists'...
Henry's howler; Kiwi admits he was wrong man to lead losing Lions.
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 Chapter Lion <i>to</i> Lips of L by Brewer's Phrase & Fable
Lion and Unicorn The animosity which existed between these beasts, referred to by Spenser in his Faërie Queene, is allegorical of the animosity which once existed between England and Scotland.
This is a religious superstition; the “true prince,” strictly speaking, being the Messiah, who is called “the Lion of the tribe of Judah.” Loosely it is applied to any prince of blood royal, supposed at one time to be hedged around with a sort of divinity.
Lion of God Ali was so called, because of his zeal and his great courage.
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 BBC SPORT | RUGBY UNION | Henry's Lion hunt
Graham Henry, the man in charge of the Lions was naturally basing his selection on the championship.
Henry now faces a potential headache in that his squad is to be announced on 12 April, three days after the final round of matches.
Moreover Henry's attentions as Wales national coach have been centred their season and his selectorial duties until now have focused on that responsibility.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/rugby_union/1196301.stm   (563 words)

  
 Henry The Lion - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Henry Bauchau, coffret 3 volumes : Antigone - ÂŒdipe sur la route - Diotime et les lions
In the Lion's Court : Power, Ambition, and Sudden Death in the Reign of Henry VIII
Terminations: The Death Of The Lion, The Coxon Fund, The Middle Years, The Altar Of The Dead
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 Henry the Lion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
In 1162 he married Matilda, daughter of Henry II of England.
His refusal in 1176 to accompany Frederick Barbarossa to Italy led in 1180 to his being deprived of the Duchies of Bavaria and Saxony.
Henry led several military expeditions to conquer territory in the East.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0032270.html   (156 words)

  
 Brewer, E. Cobham. Dictionary of Phrase & Fable. Lion and Unicorn.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The animosity which existed between these beasts, referred to by Spenser in his Faërie Queene, is allegorical of the animosity which once existed between England and Scotland.
Ever since 1603 the royal arms have been supported as now by the English lion and Scottish unicorn; but prior to the accession of James I. the sinister supporter was a family badge.
Edward III., with whom supporters began, had a lion and eagle; Henry IV., an antelope and swan; Henry V., a lion and antelope; Edward IV., a lion and bull; Richard III., a lion and boar; Henry VII., a lion and dragon; Elizabeth, Mary, and Henry VIII., a lion and greyhound.
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