• Born year: 0921
  • Born in: Wessex
  • Death date: 0946-05-26
  • Death in: Wessex
Edmund I

Edmund I (Old English: Ēadmund; 921 – 26 May 946), called the Elder, the Deed-doer, the Just, or the Magnificent, was King of England from 939 until his death. He was a son of Edward the Elder and half-brother of Athelstan. Athelstan died on 27 October 939, and Edmund succeeded him as king.