England and Scotland had been in personal union under the House of Stuart since 24 March Her total reign was 12 years and days. The Hanoverian succession came about as a result of the Act of Settlement , passed...
With lands to conquer, rebellions to quash and finances to raise, ruling over medieval England was no mean feat. Some monarchs flourished, while others floundered. Here, we look back on the reigns of seven kings whose leadership changed the course of English history, including: On the battlefield, Richard was a strong commander and renowned military tactician. Following a dispute over the city of Acre in he ordered the killing of 2, Muslim prisoners, including women and children.
Alfred styled himself King of the Anglo-Saxons from about , and while he was not the first king to claim to rule all of the English , his rule represents the start of the first unbroken line of kings to rule the whole of England, the House of Wessex.
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Gustav Klimt said: Why does everyone hate on Laci? She doesn't really do anything wrong.. This site is designed to bring to life, as vividly as possible, the history of the Kings and Queens of England from Egbert, first King of the English, who reigned A. Kings Englen.