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

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