Who was killed in Canterbury Cathedral?
Keeping this in view, who was killed on the steps of Canterbury Cathedral?
Murder of Thomas Becket
One may also ask, how did Becket die? Assassination
Correspondingly, who was responsible for Becket's death?
King Henry ll of England
What did Thomas Becket do?
Thomas Becket (c. He was well educated and quickly became an agent to Theobald, Archbishop of Canterbury, who sent him on several missions to Rome. On the 29 December 1170, four knights, believing the king wanted Becket out of the way, confronted and murdered Becket in Canterbury Cathedral.