William Wallace

FANS ALSO LIKE

William Wallace

Sir William Wallace (Scottish Gaelic: Uilleam Uallas, pronounced [ˈɯʎam ˈuəl̪ˠəs̪]; Norman French: William le Waleys; born c. 1270, died 23 August 1305) was a Scottish knight who became one of the main leaders during the First War of Scottish Independence.Along with Andrew Moray, Wallace defeated an English army at the Battle of Stirling Bridge in September 1297. He was appointed Guardian of Scotland and served until his defeat at the Battle of Falkirk in July 1298. In August 1305, Wallace ... more on Wikipedia

William Wallace IS LISTED ON

#190 of 2,437
2.2M VOTES The Most Influential People of All Time Women are 2x more likely to vote for this
#57 of 403
431.8k VOTES Famous Role Models We'd Like to Meet In Person People outside of the US are 2x more likely to vote for this
Famous People Who Were Decapitated Famous People Who Died in London Famous People Who Died in England Famous People Who Hanged, Drawn, and Quartered