Edmund II of England facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsEdmund "Ironside"
|King of England|
Fictional 18th century portrait
|Reign||23 April 1016 – 30 November 1016|
|Predecessor||Ethelred the Unready|
|Successor||Canute the Great|
|Died||30 November 1016
|Issue||Edward the Exile
|Father||Ethelred the Unready|
|Mother||Ælfgifu of York|
Edmund Ironside or Edmund II (Old English: Eadmund II Isen-Healf; c. 989 – 30 November 1016) was the son of Æthelred the Unready. When his father died he was king of England from 23 April to 18 October 1016 and of Wessex from 23 April to 30 November 1016.
Æthelred the Unready
|King of the English
Cnut the Great
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