|Birthplace:||Cheapside, London, England|
|Death:||Died in Kent, England|
|Cause of death:||assassinated|
|Managed by:||Jason Scott Wills|
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About Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury
He was assassinated by four knights, Reginald fitzUrse, Hugh de Morville, William de Tracy, and Richard le Breton (supposedly on orders of Henry II king of England)
Murdered in his cathedral by swords to neck and into his skull, scattering his brains over the floor.