Event: Death/dyingEcgfrith 4.death

Scholarly Info
Description Ecgfrith 4 died in the midst of inaccessible mountains while he was ravaging the Picts.
Year 685
Primary Source Info
Date from Source On 20 May, in the 40th year of his age, and the 15th of his reign


*Ecgfrith 4's death is interpreted as a punishment for his wars in Ireland and the kingdom of the Picts.

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