A Moment in History: William the Conqueror

by ian


The High Middle Ages – around 1,000 years ago – was filled with battles, bloodshed, conquering kings, and warring tribes. One man was such a successful warrior that he would become known throughout history as “the Conqueror.” In 1066, he led one of the most famous conquests in English history: crossing the English Channel and overpowering the English people. He was William the Conqueror.