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Thread: Name that historical figure!

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    Default Re: Name that historical figure!

    Quote Originally Posted by King Athelstan View Post
    Indeed. Can't rep, if someone would do the honours?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Muizer View Post
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    Muizer, do you want to give us a hint?
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    Alledgedly the sword he carried was over 2m long.
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    Ah I see, you are probably referring to Pier Gerlofs Donia, then?
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    Yep, colloquially called "Grutte Pier" (big Pier). A Frisian most famous/notorious for fighting against the Counts of Holland at the start of the 16th century
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