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Thomas Becket was murdered by Reginald Fitzurse, Hugh de Moreville, William de Tracy and Richard Brito.

Grim was a monk who witnessed the murder and was himself injured. He wrote an account of the murder. Note: The name of the last knight above should be Richard le Breton. He was an ancestor of Lilly Langtry whose maiden name was le Breton.

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