Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Fact of the Day: Robert the Bruce

During the reign of Robert I of Scotland (more commonly known as Robert the Bruce), the monarch had led his country during the First War of Scottish Independence. His leadership drove the English out of Scotland and regained Scotland's role as an independent country. 

11 comments:

  1. Sounds like he knew what he was doing

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  2. You always find the coolest information! Hugs...

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  3. I am learning a lot from you! TFS!

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  4. I don't know nearly as much of Scotland's history as I would like to.

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  5. Unfortunately, Scottish independence didn't last.

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  6. I think the Scots might need another person of the calibre of Robert.
    Their last attempt just recently to cut the Westminster link failed,
    but their new members of Westminster at the expense of the Labour
    Party are making waves!
    "B J Hunnicut"

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  7. They have a very interesting, but violent past.

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  8. I read that a new movie is going to be made about him, starring Tom Hiddleston.

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