Stephen I


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Stephen I

Also called Saint Stephen. 975?-1038.
King of Hungary (997?-1038). Considered the founder of the Hungarian state, he maintained strong ties with the Roman Catholic Church, advocated the building of churches and abbeys, and organized a standing army.
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Stephen is delighted the show is brought back for a fifth series, and has enjoyed the new story arc format.
For many historians King Stephen is hardly a household name: in fact it is said that one can tell how successful an English king was by how many later rulers were named after him, and England has produced only one King Stephen, thus indicating unpopularity or a lack of legacy.
Maybe that sits with his character as Stephen is taking the role of Rev Shaw Moore - the man who has banned dancing in a small town in America but has not banked on the arrival of city boy and music lover Ren.