King Edward the Martyr

King of England 975-978


Edward's grip on the throne was shaky; he was murdered while visiting his half-brother Æthelred at Corfe.


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England in the tenth century


Genealogy of King Edward the Martyr

Predecessor: Edgar, his father
Successor: Æthelred the Unready, his half-brother

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