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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.
He served as Richard's chancellor from 1386-1389, and again from 1391-1396
He served as Henry IV's chancellor untilthe Beaufort's briefly ousted him from office in 1410
This Day in British History
28 May, 1265
Prince Edward escapes from Simon de Montfort's custody
Edward, later Edward I, joins the Earl of Gloucester and Roger Mortimer in opposition to de Montfort