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When was Thomas Beckett killed ?

1170

1

In what year did The pope make Beckett a saint ?

1173

2

How many knights went to kill Beckett ?

4

3

What happened to the knights that killed Beckett ?

The pope excommunicated them

4

Who was the most powerful out of the king the pope and Thomas Beckett ?

The pope

5

What did the Pope threaten to do to Henry ? And why?

Excommunicate him because he banned Beckett from the country

6

What nationality was Thomas Beckett ?

Norman

7

What do Beckett refuse to sign ?

The constitution of Clarendon

8

What did Henry say in anger ?

"Will no one rid me of this troublesome priest!"

9

The show that the king was sorry for Beckett's death he.....?

• He walked barefoot to Canterbury
• Got whipped by monks

10

What did Henry the 8th do in 1538?

Ordered Beckett's shrine to be destroyed