Sir Henry Percy


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Noun1.Sir Henry Percy - English soldier killed in a rebellion against Henry IV (1364-1403)
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Sir Henry Percy and Ralph Percy were captured and later ransomed.
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Sir Henry Percy, |also known as Harry Hotspur, is a 14ft bronze sculpture in the memorial garden at Pottergate.
The Hotspur name is said to have been taken from 14th century warrior Sir Henry Percy, nicknamed Harry Hotspur because of his impulsive nature in battle, whose family had links to the Tottenham area.
Hardy is an expert on the longbow which played a key part at Shrewsbury, where the forces of Henry IV faced a rebel challenge from the army of Sir Henry Percy, known as Harry Hotspur.