This day in history: The Battle of Hastings

 

On this day in 1066, England was wrenched from the Scandinavian/Germanic world and tied instead to the French/Latin world. One of the most significant battles in world history took place on 14th October, 1066, ending in victory for the invaders, disaster for the English and changing the nation forever.

 

At least, that time, the English fought!

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