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Information about reign: Edgar Ætheling (claimant)

CountryEngland, Anglo-Saxon
From15 October 1066
To17 December 1066
Personal InformationEdgar Ætheling of England (1051 - 1126)

Edgar Ætheling (also spelt Æþeling, Aetheling, Atheling or Etheling) or Edgar II (c. 1051 – c. 1126) was the last male member of the royal house of Cerdic of Wessex (see House of Wessex family tree). He was proclaimed, but never crowned, King of England in 1066.