• Born year: 0968
  • Born in: Wessex
  • Death date: 1016-04-23
  • Death in: London
Æthelred the Unready

Æthelred the Unready, or Æthelred II (c. 968 – 23 April 1016), was King of England (978–1013 and 1014–1016). He was son of King Edgar and Queen Ælfthryth and was only about ten years old (no more than thirteen) when his half-brother Edward was murdered.