King Edmund

King Edmund can refer to the following monarchs from history:

  • Edmund the Martyr, king of East Anglia later canonised as Saint Edmund
  • Edmund I of England
  • Edmund II of England, also known as Edmund Ironside
  • Edmund of Scotland may be included in some lists of Kings of Scots

King Edmund can also refer to the following fictional characters:

  • Prince Edmund (Blackadder), character in The Black Adder who was King Edmund III of England
  • Edmund Pevensie from The Chronicles of Narnia

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