The House of Lancaster

King Henry IV

King Henry IV is known to have taken the crown and thrown by force. He made his cousin Richard II abdicate and took his reign for his own. This saga lead to a long running dispute between The House of Lancaser and the House of York.

King Henry V

King Henry V is one of the most well-known English kings, thanks to Shakespeare. Unknown to a lot of people, Henry V was the first English king who could read and write easily in English

King Henry VI

King Henry VI still holds the record for being the youngest king of England, it is unlikely that the record will be broken any time soon. He came to the thrown at just 9 months old. For the first 20 years of his life England and France were ruled by his uncles and advisors.