Biographies of the Battle of Hastings Leaders
The biographies of the leaders of
the Battle of Hastings provide an insight into what led to the
events leading to the Battle of Hastings.
- What caused
the Battle of Hastings?
- Who were the
leaders of the Battle of Hastings?
- Biography Edward
- William the
- King Harold II
- Vital Life Dates and Key Events!
The death of
Edward the Confessor led to various claims to the English
throne. Why was there so much turmoil? Who did he want to
succeed him? Why were there so many disputes? What kind of man
was he? He is important to the Battle of Hastings and a link
to the Biography of Edward the Confessor follows:
Biography of Edward the Confessor
was the Anglo Saxon King who succeeded Edward the Confessor.
He was not a relation of any King of England, so why did he
claim the throne? The Anglo Saxon leader of the Battle of
Hastings and a link to the Biography of King Harold II
Biography of King Harold II
Duke William the
Bastard was the Norman invader who defeated King Harold at the
Battle of Hastings in 1066. He was a distant cousin of Edward
the Confessor, but was this the only basis to his claim? What
was the man like? The Norman leader of the Battle of Hastings
and a link to the Biography of William the Conqueror follows
Biography of William the Conqueror
fascinating Biographies of the Battle of Hastings leaders and
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