What Happened on August 2, 1100

Historical Events

  • King William II of England (William Rufus) is killed by an arrow shot by Sir Walter Tyrell while hunting in the New Forest

Famous Deaths

  • William II [Rufus], king of England, shot hunting in the New Forest at 44
List of Years

About August 2, 1100

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 922 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo