John of Bohemia

John of Bohemia

In 1346, a blind king named John of Bohemia fought and eventually died in a battle where he apparently just flailed his sword around like a mad man. When his advisors objected to the idea, he just replied: "take me to the place where the noise of the battle is the loudest."

Previous Fact Next Fact
Categories: DeathMonarch

Latest FactRepublic Video

32 Incredible Easter Eggs You Missed in Harry Potter Movies