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This Month In... 1066

Anniversaries that have made history

WILLIAM OF NORMANDY IS CROWNED ON CHRISTMAS DAY

The conqueror officially became King of England two months after defeating Harold Godwinson, and it was a ceremony to remember

At the bitter Battle of Hastings, William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy overcame the last Anglo-Saxon King of England, Harold Godwinson. He emerged as victor to claim the throne he had been promised by Edward the Confessor. After quashing those who supported his last viable rival – Edgar Ætheling, Edward’s great nephew – William made for London, to solidify his control of England.

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Despite being one of the most talked about artworks in history, the Mona Lisa remains enshrined in mystery. And while we will never know what she was smiling about, we explore what we do now know about the world's most famous painting. Plus: We look at the story of Robert the Bruce's fight for Scottish independence, the Nazi Occupation of the Channel Islands and the reign of Queen Anne, which saw the creation of Great Britain.