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William II [known as William Rufus]locked

(c. 1060–1100)
  • Frank Barlow

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William II [known as William Rufus] (c. 1060–1100), king of England, was born about 1060, the third son of William I (the Conqueror), king of England and duke of Normandy (1027/8–1087), and his wife, Matilda of Flanders (d. 1083). His elder brothers were ...

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