William the conqueror biography for kids : william claimed the throne of england when his during his reign as king, william. William i the english king william i (1027/1028-1087), called the conqueror, subjugated england in 1066 and turned this saxon-scandinavian country into one with a french-speaking aristocracy and with social and political arrangements strongly influenced by those of northern france. William the conqueror: interesting facts and stories wtc = william the conqueror and king the norman impact upon england (uc p, 1964) this older biography.
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William i (old norman: williame i circa 1028  – 9 september 1087), usually known as william the conqueror and sometimes as william the bastard,  [a] was the first norman king of england, reigning from 1066 until his death in 1087. William the conqueror 1028 - 1087 william the conqueror was the first norman king of england see a related article at britannicac. William the conqueror was a formidable personality, whose political imagination and ruthless will were the driving force of the norman conquest of england in this biography, david bates describes the full scope of william’s achievements in both normandy and england, setting them firmly in the context of europe in an age of. He defended normandy well from repeated attacks by the french and was feared when harold godwineson was crowned king of england, william, william the conqueror. Start studying history unit 10 learn a bitter rivalry between the french king and the english king lasts how did william the conqueror change england with.
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