When John of Gaunt 1st Duke of Lancaster was born on 6 March 1340, in Gent, East Flanders, Belgium, his father, Edward III King of England, was 27 and his mother, Philippa de Hainaut Queen of England, was 29. He married Blanche of Lancaster, Duchess of Lancaster on 19 May 1359, in Reading, Berkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 February 1399, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 58, and was buried in London, Middlesex, England.
Some characteristic forenames: Korean Kyong, Kyong Suk, Young, Chae, Chi Young, Hang, Kil, Rin, Sang Hun, Chang, Chong, Insoo, Kum, Sun Young, Yom, Young Hwan. Cambodian Kiwan, Oeurn, Phoeun, Pich, Saroeuth, Seung, Sophath, Sophea, Yoeun, Phan, Son. Indian Shanti, Harendra.
Indian (Uttar Pradesh): Brahmin name, from Sanskrit om, the Hindu sacred and mystic syllable uttered at the beginning of prayers.
Cambodian: written ឱម, corresponding to the exclamation of solemn affirmation, of Sanskrit origin (see 1 above), chanted by Buddhist monks.
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John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster, KG, (6 March 1340-3 February 1399), was an English prince, military leader, and statesman. He was the third of five surviving sons of King Edward III of England. …
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