King John Puts Seal on Magna Carta

King John reluctantly put his seal to the Magna Carta on 15 June 1215 to make peace with his rebellious barons. King John by an unknown artist. The Magna Carta outlined royal powers and the rights of barons and freemen and it became the most famous document and the cornerstone of liberty in the English-speaking…

Podcast: Swedish Royal Wedding, It’s A Boy, Magna Carta & Waterloo

Double celebrations in Sweden, the 800th Anniversary of the Magna Carta, Prince George's antics at Trooping of the Colour and at the polo, Prince Harry has tea with Michelle Obama, the Battle of Waterloo Bicentenary and Royal Ascot. Magna Carta King John reluctantly put his seal to the Magna Carta on 15 June 1215 to…