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The Notorious Edward Longshanks Becomes King of England

Today on November 20, 1272, Edward I, known as the Hammer of the Scots, was proclaimed King of England. Edward I, commonly known as Edward...
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King Henry VIII Succeeds His Father To The Throne

Today on April 21, 1509, Henry VIII, the most notorious king of England, ascended the throne as a teenager. At the age of 17, Henry...
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Parliament Offers The English Crown To James VI of Scotland

Today on March 24, 1603, King James VI of Scotland was crowned King of England — uniting the Scottish and English royal families for the...

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