Richard III's Skeleton: Whole skeleton showing curvature of spine at 10th and 11th thoracic vertebrae... scoliosis. This would not have given him the hump and horrid deformities of Shakespeare but his shoulder on one side would have been higher.

The twisted bones of Richard III

Richard III Skeleton showing proof of the disfigured spine that had been written about him.

The last of England's line of Plantagenets Richard III, 2nd October, 1452. Goes with the Hampshire Hog that I am....Born & Bred.

The last of England's line of Plantagenets Richard III, October, Goes with the Hampshire Hog that I am.

Richard III Treasures (last Plantagenet King of England)@ Monk Bar , York , England , UK | by Columbiantony (Leeds,UK)

Richard III Treasures (last Plantagenet King of England)@ Monk Bar , York , England , UK by Columbiantony (Leeds,UK)

The complete spine of Richard III. "The width of the curve is correct, but the gaps between vertebrae have been increased so that they do not touch each other and get damaged. This makes this spine look longer than it would have been in life."

Scoliosis -- Skeletal remains found in an English parking lot, including a tortuously curved spine, were confirmed as those of Richard III.

What’s going to happen to Richard III’s body?

I visited Leicester Cathedral in April and talked to them about what exactly their plans are for Richard III& reburial - whether it will be a raised tomb or a ledger stone, and where exactly it will be.

Portrait of Richard III, Italian School, (16th century) / © The Trustees of the Weston Park Foundation, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

Portrait of Richard III, Italian School, century) / © The Trustees of the Weston Park Foundation, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

Lady Anne Neville (1456–1485)-daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), wife of Edward, Prince of Wales & wife of King Richard III of England. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters). She married Edward, Prince of Wales sealing an alliance to the House of Lancaster. After Edward dies, the dowager Princess of Wales married Richard of Gloucester; brother of King Edward IV-House of York. She became Queen when Richard seized the crown in 1483.

Lady Anne Neville of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), .and Richard III.Her only son with Richard III died young and she herself died at the age of She is the last Plantagenet queen.

First pictures of Richard III's Funeral Crown

First pictures of Richard III's Funeral Crown

Richard III's Funeral Crown~ a modern copy of the old type crowns traditionally used for royal burials

Bones under a car park in Leicestershire, England were positively identified as King Richard III who died in 1485 during thr battle at Boshworth Field.

Car park skeleton is Richard III

Richard III's remains found buried in a Leicester council car park. He was buried in Greyfriars Church, after he was killed at the Battle of Bosworth in

Richard III's mitochondrial DNA was a match, but not his Y chromosome linking him to the Plantagenet Line...Richard III's claim is through his descent in a female line, so does it matter?

British Royal Family Infidelity Mystery Solved: Was Richard III the Rightful Heir Despite His DNA Anomaly? Part 2

Richard III's mitochondrial DNA was a match, but not his Y chromosome linking him to the Plantagenet Line.Richard III's claim is through his descent in a female line, so does it matter?

My favorite role. Took me years to get it!

The portrait of Richard III commissioned by a descendant of William Sheldon who fought at Bosworth for King Richard III and is buried in St Leonard's Church, Beoley, Worcestershire.

The Crown of King Richard III — John Ashdown-Hill

The Crown of King Richard III

The crown for King Richard III, commissioned by John Ashdown-Hill, is now complete! It will be on public display all day at Tewkesbury Abbey on May

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