A: Oxford, England, United Kingdom, B: Paris, Île-de-France, France
Henry II Forbids English Students to Study at Paris, Stimulating Growth of Oxford University
Henry portrayed alongside his mother, Empress Matilda, in a 12th-century manuscript. Gospels of Henry the Lion. Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel. (Cod. Guelf. 105 Noviss. 2°)
In 1167 Henry II of England forbade English students to study at the University of Paris, causing the University of Oxford to grow very quickly.