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Richard FITZALAN B. 1326 D. 1397


Summary

Richard FITZALAN was born 1326 in England - Earl of Surrey. He died 1397 in Beheaded on Tower Hill, London Reign of Richard II.

Parents

MotherFather
Eleanor de PLANTAGENETRichard FITZALAN

Children

Children
Elizabeth FITZALANAlice FITZALANJoan FITZALANThomas FITZALAN

Events
EventDatePlaceNoteSource
Born 1326England - Earl of Surrey
Christened England 4th (10th) Earl of Arundel
Married Elizabeth de BOHUN1359Ditton, ENGLAND
Died 1397Beheaded on Tower Hill, London Reign of Richard II386 (Speculation);
An event BEF 1396343 (Speculation);

Other information

Fitzalan, Richard III, fourth earl of Arundel and Surrey (1346-1397) , son of Richard *Fitzalan II , earl of Arundel; one of the council appointed by the Good parliament; member of council of regency, 1380; admiral of the west, 1377; joint governor of Richard II, 1381; joined reforming party under *Gloucester , 1386; won a naval victory over the French, Spanish, and Flemings off Margate, 1387; took leading part in the opposition to Richard II after his own attempted arrest, 1387; one of the lords appellant, 1388; removed from the council and Admiralty, but soon restored; quarrelled with *John of Gaunt; imprisoned; after his release conspired with Gloucester and *Warwick and was executed on Tower Hill; his tomb in the Augustinian church for many years an object of pilgrimage.

Formal Title

Earl of Surrey & Arundel

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