battle of Hastings

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Noun1.battle of Hastings - the decisive battle in which William the Conqueror (duke of Normandy) defeated the Saxons under Harold II (1066) and thus left England open for the Norman Conquest
Norman Conquest - the invasion and settlement of England by the Normans following the battle of Hastings (1066)
England - a division of the United Kingdom
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Battle of Hastings Battle, East Sussex If there's one date you always remember it's 1066 - when King Harold fell, hit in the eye, as he fought William the Conqueror.
This means Albert may have had a claim on the throne regardless of the result of the Hastings battle.

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