William the Conqueror

c. 1028 – 9 September 1087

House: Normandy

Titles: King of England, Duke of Normandy

Other details

Death: Died at the age of about 59 from an injury or illness sustained during a military campaign, buried in Saint-Étienne de Caen, Normandy.

Reign: 20 years and 259 days

Children: At least 9, including Robert II, Richard, Adeliza, Cecilia, William II, Constance, Adela, and Henry I.

Marriages: Married to Matilda of Flanders.

Parents: Son of Duke Robert I of Normandy and Herleva of Falaise.


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources