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In 1170, four knights in the service of england's king henry ii entered canterbury cathedral and murdered archbishop thomas becket this was the climax to a bitter quarrel between henry and. No-one was surprised by henry’s choice as both he and thomas were very good friends between thomas becket and henry ii henry viii was an important. One of the most famous parts of henry ii's reign was his relationship with thomas becket here's a list of what happened between them henry ii made his friend thomas becket the archbishop. Thomas becket was noticed by the important powers in the church, and the archbishop canterbury made him archdeacon when king henry ii needed a chancellor, becket was suggeste d by the man.
Henry ii and thomas becket by christy english henry and thomas began as friends and allies thomas becket served henry well as his chancellor. Title: becket (1964) starring: richard burton, peter o'toole synopsis: becket is the true story of the friendship between king henry ii (peter o'toole) and thomas becket (richard burton), a. Thomas becket interesting facts and information about thomas becket in the medieval era of the middle ages the relationship between king henry ii and thomas beckett which started with.
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