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Can you give the dates of these key events in British history?

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WWIIAllies vs Axis Powers
Acts of UnionEngland & Scotland
Declaration of American IndependenceJohn Adams / American Revolutionary War
Battle of the BoyneJames II vs William III
Peasants' RevoltWat Tyler vs Richard II
Battle of AgincourtHundred Years' War / Henry V
Battle of HastingsWilliam the Conqueror / Norman invasion
Great Fire of LondonKing Charles II
Publication of the King James BibleSupplanted Latin Vulgate
Murder of Thomas BecketCanterbury Cathedral
Roman invasion of BritainEmperor Claudius
Battle of Bosworth FieldWars of the Roses / Henry VII vs Richard III
Gunpowder PlotGuy Fawkes vs James I
English Civil WarRoundheads vs Cavaliers
Miners' StrikeArthur Scargill vs Margaret Thatcher
Execution of Sir Thomas MoreEnglish Reformation / Henry VIII
WWIa.k.a. Great War
General StrikeUnsuccessful
Abolition of SlaverySlavery Abolition Act
Glorious RevolutionJames II vs William III
Battle of BannockburnRobert the Bruce / Scotland vs England
Battle of TrafalgarAdmiral Lord Nelson vs Napoleon
First Prime MinisterSir Robert Walpole
Man lands on the Moon (USA)Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin
Battle of WaterlooDuke of Wellington vs Napoleon
Women get the voteWomen over 30 with property
Boudicca's revoltIceni vs Romans
Signing of the Magna CartaKing John vs barons / Runnymede
Battle of Stirling BridgeWilliam Wallace / Scotland vs England
Defeat of the Spanish ArmadaElizabeth I vs Philip II of Spain

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