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Location address: France, Nord-Pas-de-Calais
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The Battle of Agincourt was a major English victory in the Hundred Years’ War.’ The battle occurred on Friday, 25 October 1415 (Saint Crispin’s Day), near modern-day Azincourt, in northern France. Henry V’s victory at Agincourt, against a numerically superior French army, crippled France and started a new period in the war during which Henry married the French king’s daughter and then Henry’s son, Henry VI, was made heir to the throne of France.