The Battle of Hastings

The Battle of Hastings where and why?

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05/27/2008

the battle took place on the southern coast of England near the town of Hastings. The battle was fought between William of Normandy who was invading England in order to claim the throne which he believed was rightfully his, and King Harold of England who was defending England against an invasion by Normans.