- Edward III
- nounson of Edward II and King of England from 1327-1377; his claim to the French throne provoked the Hundred Years' War; his reign was marked by an epidemic of the Black Plague and by the emergence of the House of Commons as the powerful arm of British Parliament (1312-1377)• Syn: ↑Edward
* * *1312-77, king of England 1327-77 (son of Edward II).
* * *Edward III [Edward III](1312–77) the king of England from 1327 to 1377, the son of ↑Edward II. He had continuing problems with the Scots, but he had some success in his attempts to become the king of France, for example at the battles of Crécy (1346) and Poitiers (1355). After his death his ↑grandson became the king of England as ↑Richard II, because his son Edward, the ↑Black Prince, had died the year before.See also ↑Hundred Years War
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