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William Hastings Hastings, 1st Lord

(c. 1430—1483) courtier and administrator


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(c. 1430–83).

Hastings was the lifelong confidant of Edward IV, and, according to contemporary gossip, shared both the adversities and mistresses of his master. The son of a Yorkist retainer ...

Subjects: British History.


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