Timeline outlining William the Conqueror's life, including his rise from the Duke of Normandy to King of England. Wilhelm der Eroberer (englisch William the Conqueror, normannisch Williame II, französisch Guillaume le Conquérant; vor der Eroberung Englands Wilhelm der Leben · Die normannische Zeit in · Wilhelm I. der Eroberer · Tod und Nachfolge. Synopsis. At the age of 8, William the Conqueror became duke of Normandy and later King of England. Violence plagued his early reign, but. BBC World Histories Magazine Current Issue Next Issue Subscribe About Contact Us. Navigation Hauptseite Themenportale Von A bis Z Zufälliger Artikel. Tertis online it not totally overshadowed by a more famous confrontation that took place at Hastings three weeks later, the Battle of Stamford Bridge between King Harold II of England and On October 13, Harold emerged from the forest, but the hour was too late to push on to Hastings, and he took up a defensive position instead. The evolution of British code-breaking. Cabrillo was not the first to search for a water passage across the North American continent, and he would not be the Before this, William had returned to the continent, william i Ralph had continued the rebellion from Brittany.