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Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset was born 15 June 1519 in Blackmore, Essex, England, United Kingdom to Henry VIII of England (1491-1547) and Elizabeth Blount (c1502-bef1541) and died 23 July 1536 Thetford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom of tuberculosis. Alfred the Great (849-899)/s, Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s, Rollo of Normandy (860-932)/s.


Henry was officially acknowledged by the King after the early deaths of the sons born to the Queen and it seems that Henry contemplated making him his heir.

However Henry died of tuberculosis aged 17.






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