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Matilda of Flanders (c. 1031 – 2 November 1083), daughter of Count Baldwin V of Flanders, was the wife (and distant cousin) of William the Conqueror and, as such, Queen consort of the Kingdom of England. She bore William ten children (4 sons and 6 daughters), including two kings, William II and Henry I. She gave the Bayeux Tapestry to Caen Abbey.

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Prince William and Prince Harry: Never-Before-Seen Picture Revealed

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An Extremely Rare and Magnificent Wheellock Holster Pistol with Superbly Chiseled and Gilt Steel Mounts by Emanuel and/or Daniel Sadeler Royal Gunmakers to HRH Duke William of Bavaria Circa 1605

An Extremely Rare and Magnificent Wheellock Holster Pistol with Superbly Chiseled and Gilt Steel Mounts by Emanuel and/or Daniel Sadeler Royal Gunmakers to HRH Duke William of Bavaria Circa 1605

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Duchess Catherine and her daughter Princess Charlotte, Christmas 2016

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Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (R), Prince George of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge followed by Carole, James and Michael Middleton arrive to attend the service at St Mark's Church on Christmas Day on December 25, 2016 in Bucklebury, Berkshire

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Kate and charlotte leaving church after christmas morning service

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Queen Elizabeth II

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The Norman conquest of England was the invasion & occupation of England by an army of Normans & French led by Duke William II of Normandy (region of France corresponding to the former Duchy of Normandy) in the 11th century. William,who defeated King Harold II of England on 14 October 1066,at the Battle of Hastings,was crowned king at London on Christmas Day, 1066. He then consolidated his control & settled many of his followers in England, introducing a number of governmental & societal…

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