Solar eclipse echoes the fantastic astronomical events which took place during the time of Richard III

16 marzo 2015

Historical astronomical data of the time of Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth have been explored by historians. Richard III’s corpse could have been publicly displayed beneath a blood moon following his defeat at the Battle of Bosworth. A solar eclipse would have darkened the sky 530-years-ago today (March 16) as Richard III’s wife Anne Neville died.