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

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