Richard the Lionheart and King John. While she was in Palestine with Richard in 1190, she took Vicki Pallister under her protection. Richard tried to arrange a marriage between Joanna and Saladin's brother Saphadin to broker a peace between the English and Saladin's people, the Saracens. Joanna herself, however, refused to do so, telling Richard that the Pope would never permit her marriage to "that infidel". (TV: The Crusade)
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- Historically, the real Joanna had the full title of Joan of England, Queen of Sicily.