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What was the surname of the king before the Battle of Hastings?

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2008-07-11 20:39:48
2008-07-11 20:39:48

The English King was Harold Godwinson

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the battle of hastings was about who wanted to be king.

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Well if you mean long before, King Cnut but if you mean straight beffore, Edward the Confessor.

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King Harold II, before he marched south to Hastings.

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Winning the battle of hastings in 1066 established William I as the first Norman King of England.

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king Harold godwise died at the battle of hasting

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they fought for the crown and to be the KING OF ENGLAND

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