British Monarch by Description

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Can you name the English/British monarch by some words and events associated with his or her reign?

Updated Jan 31, 2014

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Crusades, Lionheart
Black Death, Black Prince, Hundred Years War
Owain Glyndwr, Bolingbroke, skin disease
Curtmantle, Thomas Becket, Eleanor of Aquitaine
Glorious Revolution, Battle of the Boyne, Convention Parliament
Anarchy, Matilda, Bristol
Prayer Book Rebellion, boy king, Somerset and Northumberland
First Tudor, Lambert Simnel
Monmouth Rebellion, Declaration of Indulgence, deposed
Agincourt, Lollards, Southampton Plot
Abdicated, Wallis Simpson
Parliament Act, World War I
Longshanks, Hammer of the Scots
English Civil War, beheaded
South Sea Bubble, Sir Robert Walpole, Hanover
Yorkist, 6ft 4, Duke of Clarence
Virgin Queen, Armada, Mary Queen of Scots
Act of Union, War of the Spanish Succession
Gunpowder Plot, wisest fool in Christendom, Union of the Crowns
World War II, stammer
Merry Monarch, Great Fire of London, Nell Gwyn
English Reformation, six wives, obese
Bosworth Field, Shakespearean villain
Simon de Montfort, Barons' Wars, anti-Jewish decrees
Prince in the Tower, Duke of Gloucester, fate unknown
1066, Domesday Book, Christmas Day
Magna Carta, Lackland, excommunication
Break up of Empire, 'annus horribilis,' Princess Diana
Regency, obesity, Brighton Pavilion
Wat Tyler, Peasants' Revolt, Pontefract Castle
Bannockburn, Piers Gaveston, red hot poker
Rufus, St Anselm, New Forest
Beauclerc, Charter of Liberties, Robert Curthose
Baby, insanity, Wars of the Roses
'Uncle of Europe,' fat, homburg
Catholic, burnings, lost Calais
Sailor King, abolition of slavery, Great Reform Act
Empress of India, nine children, Prince Albert
American Revolutionary War, madness, French Revolution
Seven Years' War, Bonnie Prince Charlie

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