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?

Featured May 26, 2011

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

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