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On this day in history - The Norman conquest of England began on 28 September 1066 with the invasion of England by William, Duke of Normandy.

Possibly the biggest day in British history

William later he became known as William the Conqueror after his victory at the Battle of Hastings on 14 October 1066, defeating the king Harold II of England.

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