Over 500 years have passed since this King of England died in battle. Over 500 years since his corpse was stripped of all jewelry and clothing and buried in a long since demolished Greyfriars Church, which eventually became a parking lot. He is being re-interred with all the Pomp and Circumstance that befit a King and still inspires controversy to this very day.
The full article from the Guardian can be found here: Richard III taken to final resting place after 500 years
Babb’s who descend from Bathsheba Hussey & Thomas Babb (1-2) are distantly related. Bathsheba is the 3rd Cousin, 9 times removed from Richard III. It’s a distant relation, but an incredibly compelling story.