|Born||circa 1090||Born At|
|Died||April 1161||Buried At|
|Born||circa 1090 /|
|Died||April 1161 /|
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Theobald (of Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury) (b.1090? - d.1161)
Theobald is elected as Archbishop of Canterbury.
King Stephen had several lords swear to have Eustace, his son, as the next king of England. Theobald the Archbishop of Canterbury, who had to accept as well, refused to crown Eustace favouring Henry II's claim to the throne instead.
Theobald of Bec, archbishop of Canterbury, died after an illness. Henry II was informed and he expressed the wish to have his friend Thomas Becket elected as archbishop.
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