History Quiz / Tudor and Stuart timeline

Random History Quiz

Can you name the dates of events on the Tudor and Stuart timeline?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/88 Timer 20:00
EventYear
Visit to Scotland by James I
Execution of Mary Stuart
Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn - birth of Elizabeht
Execution of More and Fisher
Peace of Cambrai (Henry VIII)
Charles I crowned
War with France and Scotland; Battle of Flodden - English victory over Scotland
Pilgrimage of Grace
Peace with Spain (Charles I)
Nineteen Propositions of Parliament
Establishment of Jamestown, Virginia
Strafford executed
James declared 'King of Great Britain'
Laud becomes Archbishop of Canterbury
More resigns
Leicester's intervention in the Netherlands; war with Spain
Battle of Pinkie - English victory over Scotland (Edward VI)
Rebellion in Ireland (Charles I)
Persecutions of Protestants begins
Charles dissolves Parliament (late 20's)
First Book of Common Prayer
Accession of James VI of Scotland as James I
Ten Propositions of Parliament
Five Articles of Perth
Addled Parliament meets (James I)
Impeachment of Strafford and Laud
New Book of Rates (Mary I)
English prayer book introduced to Scotland
Campaign against recusants
Divorce crisis begins
EventYear
Defeat of Buckingham at La Rochelle
Tonnage and Poundage Act
Scottish National Assembly draws up National Covenant abolishing the Book of Common Prayer
Grand Remonstrance
Birth of Prince Charles (Charles II)
Parliament issues Militia Ordinance
Buckingham assassinated
Thirty Year's War Begins
Gunpowder plot
Succession of Edward VI; ascendancy of Protector Somerset
Battle of Solway Moss - English victory over invading Scottish army (Henry VIII)
Defeat of the Spanish Armada
Warwick's coup
Union of England and Wales (Henry VIII)
Act against dissolving parliament without permission
Duke of Suffolk's march on Paris (Henry VIII)
Northern Rising (Elizabeth I)
Riots and petitions in Scotland over prayer book
Start of Civil War
Death of Prince Henry (Charles I's brother)
Act of Appeals
End of war with Spain (James I)
Execution of Empson and Dudley
Midlands rising (James I)
Bad harvests begin (Elizabeth I)
Short Parliament soon followed by Long Parliament
Prince Charles marries Henrietta Maria; suppression of recusansy laws
Birth of Prince Henry
Archbishop Parker's 'Adevertisements' demand religious conformity
James' first Parliament
EventYear
Wolsey appointed Lord Chancellor
Peace in Ireland (James I)
Essex's rebellion
Peace at Cateau-Cambresis (Elizabeth I)
Dissolution of the Monasteries
Parliament attacks Buckingham after Cadiz expedition
War with France - English capture of Boulogne (Henry VIII)
Death of Richard III at Bosworth; accession of Henry VII
Accession of Mary
Charles fails to arrest five members of the Commons
Peace with France (Charles I)
Accession of Henry VIII
Rebellion of Lambert Simnel
Religious Settlement in England
Assasination of Henri IV (James I)
Charles accepts Petition of Right
Jesuit missionaries arrive in England
Papal Bull declare Elizabeth excommunicated and deposed
Forced loan for Spanish war (Charles I)
Dissolution of Charles' second Parliament
Act of Supremacy
Accession of Elizabeth I
Fall of Wolsey - Sir Thomas More succeeds as Lord Chancellor
Mary Stuart flees to England
War with France (Mary I)
Act of Revocation revoking all crown gifts in Scotland made since 1540
Peace with France (Henry VIII)
Ship money levied

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.