9 for the worst monarchs of all time. This competition happens to be closed

9 for the worst monarchs of all time. This competition happens to be closed

From ‘Bad King John’ therefore the debauched Gaius Caligula to the” that is“useless, Queen of Scots, historian Sean Lang rounds up nine of this worst kings and queens of all time…

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History has no shortage of disastrous rulers; this list can potentially have now been filled up with the Roman emperors alone. Rulers have already been homicidal, like Nero or Genghis Khan; incompetent, like Edward II; entirely untrustworthy, like Charles I; or amiable but insufficient, like Louis XVI of France or Tsar Nicholas II.

Some royal stinkers had been limited within their ability to do harm that is serious the self-absorbed Edward VIII by his abdication,

The narcissistic prince regent and king, George IV, because of the constitutional restrictions on his power. While the mass murderer and self-proclaimed ‘Emperor’ Jean-Bedel Bokassa for the main African Empire may have showcased about this list had their imperial status been internationally recognised, nonetheless it wasn’t. Continue reading “9 for the worst monarchs of all time. This competition happens to be closed”