History Quiz / 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?

Quiz Updated Jan 31, 2014

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

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