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

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