528 years after he died in battle at Bosworth Field at the age of 32, the remains of King Richard III were finally unearthed in a car park in Leicester. Learn about the fascinating way in which his complete skeleton was discovered.
Above, the skeleton of Richard III is seen in a trench at the Grey Friars excavation site in Leicester.
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