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The king himself died in 955, and was succeeded by his nephew Eadwig.Early Britain|Grant Allen
In 959 Eadwig died, and Eadgar became king south of the Thames.
The churchmen declared her to be no true wife of the king, and treated the royal pair with such insult that Eadwig grew furious.A History of England|Charles Oman
Soon after the accession of Eadwig, in 956, Dunstan incurred the wrath of a powerful enemy.
In 959 Eadwig died, and Eadgar succeeded to the whole kingdom.A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)|Samuel R. Gardiner.