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

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