Dec 24, 1167
BirthHe was born in Beaumont Palace, Oxford.
How he became kingRichard died, so John was next in line.
Bad thing #1He was a bad King because he never used to keep his promises for money!
Bad thing #2He was a bad King because he put innocent people in jail so that he could steal their belongings!
Good thing #1He increased his control over Ireland and Wales, and built up his forces in northern England
Good thing #2King John modernized the government and kept good records.
DeathKing John does of dysentery.