King William Rufus dies when he goes out hunting. Henry was also hunting when this happened.
This is Reading Abbey
Henry becomes King after William Rufus's death.Robert, duke of Normandy, didn't like this.
Henry got married to Matilda and had a daughter Matilda.
I am Queen of England!!!
Take the throne Matilda, I don't think I can last much longer.
Matilda marries the holy roman empror, Henry V at the age of 8.
Henry builds Reading Abbey in 1121
When a few of Henry's relatives died on a sunken ship ,he was worried about the future of the throne. So he brought back Matilda from Italy and Henry forced the barons to accept her claim to the throne. when Henry died in 1135, Matilda became Queen of England.