History Quiz / Famous Female Rulers

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Can you name the famous queens and rulers from the given descriptions?

Quiz Updated Feb 13, 2015

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Queen of Russia
1762 - 1796
Known as 'the Great'.
Queen of England
1558 - 1603
Known as the 'Virgin Queen'.
Pharaoh of Egypt
c. 51 - 30 (B.C.)
Allegedly committed suicide by being bitten by an asp.
Queen of France and Navarre
1774 - 1792
The wife of Louis XVI.
Queen of England/UK
1702 - 1714
Had 17 pregnancies with only one child living past infancy, only to die aged 11.
Queen of Castile
1474 - 1504
Completed the Reconquista, and established the Spanish Inquisition.
Queen of United Kingdom
1837 - 1901
Popularly known as 'The Grandmother of Europe'.
Queen of the Iceni
60 - 61
A thorn in the side of the Romans until her suicide by poison.
Empress of China
690 - 705
The only female emperor in 4,000 years.
Queen of Scotland
1542 - 1567
The mother of James VI of Scotland (also James I of England).
Pharaoh of Egypt
1479 - 1459 (B.C.)
Known as the first great woman in history.
Empress Consort of the Holy Roman Empire
1745 - 1765
The last ruler of the Habsburg line.
Queen of Castile and León
1504 - 1555
Confined to a nunnery for nearly 50 years due to mental health issues.
Queen of the Netherlands
1980 - 2013
Abdicated in favor of her son King Willem-Alexander.
Queen Consort of Egypt
??? - c. 1330 (B.C.)
Co-founded a monotheistic religion in Egypt and allegedly ruled solo until Tutankhamun.
Queen of United Kingdom
1952 - present
Current ruler of the United Kingdom.

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