Richard Coeur de Lion

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Noun1.Richard Coeur de Lion - son of Henry II and King of England from 1189 to 1199Richard Coeur de Lion - son of Henry II and King of England from 1189 to 1199; a leader of the Third Crusade; on his way home from the crusade he was captured and held prisoner in the Holy Roman Empire until England ransomed him in 1194 (1157-1199)
Plantagenet, Plantagenet line - the family name of a line of English kings that reigned from 1154 to 1485
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Giacomo Meyerbeer, Coronation March; Hector Berlioz, Chante Sacre'; Benoit Constant Fauconnier, Quatour; Andre' Gretry, Trio from Richard Coeur de Lion; Guiseppe Verdi, Fragments melodiquies sur Messe de Requiem; Henry Distin, Distin's Polka; John Distin, Distin's Military Quadrilles; George Frederick Handel, "Let the Bright Seraphim" from Samson; James Kent, Blessed Be Thou Lord God of Israel; Thomas Arne, Rule Britannia; Traditional, The Last Rose of Summer; Theodore Distin, Victory; Guiseppi Verdi, Sinfonia from Nabucco.
For example, in the months from March through August 1598, Chettle was a team member on ten scripts, for eight of which the Admiral's Men paid in full and presumably subsequently staged: "Famous Wars of Henry I and the Prince of Wales," two parts of "Earl Godwin and his Sons," two parts of "Black Bateman of the North," "The Funeral of Richard Coeur de Lion," "Hot Anger Soon Cold," and "Chance Medley" (part one of an eleventh play, "The Conquest of Brute," was begun in August 1598 but not paid in full until October).
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