Medieval People

These are very important figures of the Middle Ages.

William the Conqueror – William the Conqueror is perhaps the most important figure of the Middle Ages. His rule marked the massive construction of castles in medieval Europe.

Vlad the Impaler (Dracula) Vlad Tepes – Vlad the Impaler, Vlad Tepes, Dracula… the son of Dracul. Who exactly is this mysterious character who has so frequently made it to the media? Learn if Dracula is real.

Charles Martel Duke of the Franks – Charles Martel was very important during the Middle Ages. He successfully halted the Muslim invasion threatening to enter his kingdom and therefore saved Christianity.

Robin Hood – Robin Hood is a fictional character believed to have been Fulk FitzWarin. Read whether he existed and what happened to him.

Joan of Arc – The life of Joan of Arc, the French Heroine who rescued France during its darkest moments of the Hundreds Years War.

Alaric I – King Alaric – The biography or Alaric, the king of the Visigoths who sacked Rome and initiated the shift toward the Middle Ages.

Was the Lionheart a Poor Ruler? – This article explains once and for all the reign of Richard the Lionheart and its effect on England.