What links Ottoman Emperor Basil I (811-886 CE), English King William II (1056-1100) and King Fulk of Jerusalem (1092-1143)?

Answer: They all died in hunting accidents. While an important pastime for medieval royalty and the aristocracy, hunting was notoriously dangerous.

Source: An Ancient History of Dogs J.C. Judah

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