Execution of Sigebert II

On 24 May 840, Sigebert II, the sixth king of the Carolingian dynasty, was brutally inated in his own palace. The motives behind the murder are still unclear, but it…

ination of Theudebert II

In 548, Theudebert II, the Merovingian king of Austrasia, was inated in a coup led by his cousin Clotilde. Theuderic, another cousin, succeeded him on the throne. It is not…