History Quiz / Lancaster and York

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Can you name the people and events of the Lancastrian and Yorkist kings of England (Henry IV - Richard III)?

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Who was the father of the first Lancastrian king Henry IV (Bolingbroke)?1340-99
Which Welsh Prince of Wales rebelled against Henry IV?1400-09
Henry IV defeated and killed the rebel Henry 'Hotspur' Percy, son of the Earl of Northumberland, at which battle?1403
Which battle in the 100 Years War did Henry V win in northern France on St Crispin's Day?1415
Which treaty agreed that Henry V and his heirs would inherit the throne of France on the death of King Charles VI of France?1420
Henry V died of dysentery whilst besieging which French town/city?1422
Which future weak and ineffective king succeeded Henry V at nine months old resulting in a power struggle?r1422-61 & 1470-71
Which French 'Maid of Orleans' began to turn the tide of the war beginning with the lifting of the Siege of Orleans?1429
The English finally lost the 100 Years War after their defeat at which battle in Aquitaine?1453
With Henry VI apparently insane, which Duke became Protector of the Realm?1453-54
Which dynastic wars began in England shortly after? 1455-85
Where was the first battle fought?1455
Richard, Duke of York was killed in which battle?1460
Richard's son Edward became Edward IV following his victory at which major battle fought in a snowstorm?1461
Who was 'The Kingmaker' who supported both Henry VI and Edward IV at different times?1428-71
Following Henry VI's brief restoration at which battle was the Kingmaker killed?1471
Edward IV won a final decisive victory in which Henry VI's son Edward of Westminster was killed at which battle?1471
After Edward IV died, which of his brothers was the protector of his young son Edward V?1483
Edward V and his brother Richard, Duke of York were held in the Tower of London and disappeared soon after. What name is given to these two boys?1483
Richard of Gloucester, now Richard III, was defeated and killed by the last Lancastrian survivor of the wars Henry Tudor at which battle?1485

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Created Mar 11, 2013ReportNominate
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