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Exploring History

Edward the Confessor Crowned King of England But a Bunch of Other Stuff Happened First

Even the famously patient English had grown tired of this endless nonsense from their supposed betters

Did you know Barry Gibb was King of England? Neither did I.

Edward the Confessor was born in 1003 to King Ethelred the Unready and his second wife Emma, the sister of Richard, Duke of Normandy. He was the…

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