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

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