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

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