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

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