Who invaded England in 1066 ad



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The Norwegian king Harald Hardrada invaded northern England in September 1066 and was victorious at the Battle of Fulford, but Harold defeated and killed him at the Battle of Stamford Bridge on 25 September 1066. Within days, William landed in southern England.


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William, the duke of Normandy, invaded England on September 28, 1066 A.D. at Pevensey on Britain’s southeast coast. His defeat of King Harold II at the Battle of Hastings marked the beginning of a new era in British history.