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Period name BC/AD From To Rule
Prehistory BC 250,000 1,800 Old, Middle and New Stone ages
1,800 600 Bronze Age
600 AD 43 Iron Age
Roman AD 43 410 Roman Conquest and eventual abandonment
Saxon & Vikings 410 650 Dark Ages
650 830 Seven Kingdoms
829 839 Egbert
871 899 Alfred
924 940 Athelstan(king raised execution age from 12 to 15)
940 978 5 boy kings
978 1013 Ethelred
1013 1014  Forkbeard
1016 1035 Canute
1042 1066 Edward
1066 1066 Harold
Norman 1066 1087 William I
1087 1100 William II
1100 1135 Henry I
1135 1154 Stephen
Medieval 1154 1189 Henry II
1189 1199 Richard I
1199 1216 John(Magna Carta)
1216 1272 Henry III
1272 1307 Edward I
1307 1327 Edward II
1327 1377 Edward III(hundred years war)(Black death)
1377 1399 Richard II(Peasants revolt)
1399 1413 Henry IV
1413 1422 Henry V
1422 1461 Henry VI(hundred years war ends)
1461 1483 Edward IV
1483 1483 Edward V
1483 1485 Richard III
Tudor 1485 1509 Henry VII(Columbus discovers new world)
1509 1547 Henry VIII
1547 1553 Edward VI
1553 1558 Mary I
1558 1603 Elizabeth I(Defeat of Spanish Armada)
Stuart 1603 1625 James I(Guy Fawkes)
1625 1649 Charles I(English Civil War)
1649 1660 Cromwell
1660 1685 Charles II(Monarchy restored)
1685 1688 James II
1689 1702 William & Mary(Gorious Revolution)(BOE est)
1702 1714 Anne
Georgian 1714 1727 George I(Industrial revolution)
1727 1760 George II
1760 1820 George III(BostonTea party,American independence)(Battle of Trafalgar,Waterloo)
1820 1830 George IV(Catholic freedom of worship)
1830 1837 William IV(Abolition of Slavery, capital punishment for theft)
1837 1901 Victoria(Abolition of public hanging)(Britain rules 1/4 world)
Windsor 1901 1910 Edward VII(Old age pension, Suffragettes)
1910 1936 George V(WW1, Russian revolution)
1936 1936 Edward VIII
1936 1952 George VI(WW2)
1952 Present Elizabeth II(Hanging abolished)


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