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

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