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

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