This devout king was the son of Aethelred the Unready and Emma, daughter of Richard III of Normandy
He was crowned in 1043 and married Edith, daughter of Earl Godwine
He built Westminster Abbey and was buried there
12 December, 1889
Death of Robert Browning
Best known as a poet and playwright, Browning (b. 1812) was married to poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning.