King John

Server Costs Fundraiser 2024

Help our mission to provide free history education to the world! Please donate and contribute to covering our server costs in 2024. With your support, millions of people learn about history entirely for free every month.
$3071 / $18000


Panagiotis Constantinou
published on 11 April 2022
King John Download Full Size Image

Face reconstruction of King John of England (also called John Lackland, r. 1199-1216), based on his tomb effigy in Worcester Cathedral and contemporary chroniclers describing his physical appearance. During his reign, he lost the Duchy of Normandy and most of his French territory to King Philip II of France, causing the collapse of the Angevin Empire. Famous for signing the Magna Carta in 1215.

Remove Ads
Subscribe to this author

About the Author

Panagiotis Constantinou
Studied graphic design, yet never practiced it. working something else entirely now trying to support my family. You may visit my Youtube channel here:

Cite This Work

APA Style

Constantinou, P. (2022, April 11). King John. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Constantinou, Panagiotis. "King John." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 11, 2022.

MLA Style

Constantinou, Panagiotis. "King John." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 11 Apr 2022. Web. 19 Jul 2024.