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?thelred II [Ethelred; known as Ethelred the Unready] (c. 966x8–1016), king of England, was the younger son of King Edgar (r. 959–75) and his wife, ?lfthryth (d. 999x1001), daughter of Ealdorman Ordgar. The separate elements of his name (?thel-r?d) mean 'noble' and 'counsel'; and although the name was in common usage, contemporaries might well have been more than usually conscious of its literal significance when applied to a king. ...

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?thelred II (c. 966x88–1016) silver penny ? Copyright The British Museum

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?thelstan [Athelstan] (893/4–939), king of England, was the eldest son of King Edward the Elder (870s?–924), with his first wife, Ecgwynn.

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?thelstan (893/44–939) manuscript illumination [[Left to right] and St Cuthbert (c. 635–687)] Master and Fellows of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge

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Charles I (1600–1649), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland, was born in Dunfermline Castle, Scotland, on 19 November 1600 and baptized at the palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, on 23 December. He was the third child of James VI of Scotland (subsequently James I...

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Charles II (1630–1685), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland, was born on 29 May 1630 at St James's Palace, London, where he was baptized on 27 June, the second (but first surviving) son of Charles I (1600–1649) and Henrietta Maria (1609–1669), the daughter of ...

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Charles II (1630–1685) by Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1685 Board of Trustees of the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside (Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool)

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Charles I (1600–1649) by Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1635 The Royal Collection ? 2004 HM Queen Elizabeth II

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Cnut (d. 1035) drawing The British Library

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Cnut [Canute] (d. 1035), king of England, of Denmark, and of Norway, was the son of Swein Forkbeard (d. 1014), king of England and of Denmark; his mother, whose name is unknown, was a sister of Boleslav of Poland, possibly widow of King Erik of the Swedes...

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Eadred [Edred] (d. 955), king of England, was the younger son of Edward the Elder (d. 924) and his third wife, Eadgifu (d. in or after 966). Eadred succeeded his elder brother, Edmund, who was murdered on 26 May 946. He was consecrated at ...

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Eadred (d. 955) coin ? Copyright The British Museum

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Eadwig [Edwy] (c. 940–959), king of England, was the elder son of Edmund, king of England (d. 946), and of ?lfgifu (of Shaftesbury; d. 944), and thus a grandson of King Edward the Elder. He was born c.940, and came to the throne following the death of his uncle ...

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Edgar [called Edgar Pacificus] (943/4–975), king of England, was the younger son of King Edmund (920/21–946) and his first wife, ?lfgifu. His mother, who died in 944, was venerated as a saint at Shaftesbury, a house connected with her mother Wynfl?d (...

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Edgar (943/44–975) manuscript drawing [[Left to right] ?thelwold (904x9–984), , and Dunstan (d. 988) ] The British Library

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Edmund I (920/21–946), king of England, was the elder son of Edward the Elder (d. 924) and his third wife, Eadgifu (d. in or after 966), daughter of the Kentish ealdorman, Sigehelm (d. 903). Since he was eighteen years old at his succession in 939, he was born in 920 or 921. He had one full brother, ...

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Edmund II [known as Edmund Ironside] (d. 1016), king of England, was the son of ?thelred II, the Unready (c. 966x8–1016), and his first wife, ?lfgifu, according to Ailred of Rievaulx the daughter of Earl Thored of Northumbria (according to John of Worcester...

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Edmund I (920/2121–946) coin ? Copyright The British Museum

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Edward III (1312–1377), king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine, was the first child of Edward II (1284–1327) and Isabella of France (1295–1358).

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Edward III (1312–1377) tomb effigy, late 14th cent. ? Dean and Chapter of Westminster