Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Fact of the Day: The Wicked King William Rufus

William II of England had many faults as king, and his relationship with the Catholic Church proved to be a poor one, to put it nicely. After he died during a "hunting accident", priests refused to give him a religious funeral. 

4 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

Can't tick off those religious ones

Debra She Who Seeks said...

He must still have had too much Viking in him.

Martha said...

I guess he really upset them.

Susan Kane said...

Not the much forgiveness at all.