5 Facts About King John

Here are 5 facts about King John

  • He was born on 24 December 1166 in Beaumont Palace, Oxford
  • He was also known by the name John Lackland
  • The revolt by the barons at the end of his reign led to the signing of the Magna Carta
  • He was the King of England Reigning from 6 April 1199 until 19 October 1216
  • He died on 19 October 1216 in Newark Castle, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
blog comments powered by Disqus
Related Articles