|Died||18 March 978||Buried At||Wareham, later Shaftesbury|
|Father||EDGAR (I, King of the English 959-975)||Mother||Ethelflead|
|Preceded by||EDGAR (I, King of the English 959-975)||Succeeded by||Aethelred (II The Unready, King of the English 978-1013, 1014-1016)|
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|Father:||EDGAR (I, King of the English 959-975) (b.944 - d.975)|
EDWARD (The Martyr, King of the English 975-978) (b.962 - m.978)
Edward, the eldest son of Edgar, became the king of the English at the age of fourteen when his father died. Dunstan became his guardian.