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

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