Made 3 invasions, two with Julius Caesar and one with the Emperor Claudius.
They settled in the middle southern part of England.
410 ac - 750 ac
They settled in the south east.
Actual english derives from them.
They divided the land in 7 kingdoms.
750 ac - 1066 ac
They settled in North west Scotland, in Costal regions of Ireland and in England.
They divided England with King Alfred the great in two parts; Wessex and Danelaw.
927 - 979
He was the grandson of the King Alfred.
He was the first king of England.
King Ethelred II (the unready)
979 - 1016
King Canute (Viking)
1016 - 1035
He controlled much of England.
King Edward (the confessor)
1042 - 1066
Interested in church.
He wanted Willian I of Normandy to be the next king.
King William I (the conqueror)
1066 - 1087
He was in France, and decided to invade Britain. (Normand invasion)
Conquered Wales, Ireland, but not Scotland.
He ordered to write the DOOMSDAY BOOK.
King William II
1087 - 1100
King Henry I
1100 - 1135
1135 - 1154
1141 - 1153
King Henry II
1154 - 1189
He introduced trial.
King Richard I (lion heart)
1189 - 1199
King John I
1199 - 1216
He signed the magna carta.
He was a bad king
King Henry III
1216 - 1272
He was 9 years old when he became king.
There was a council of nobles against him.
King Edward I
1272 - 1307
He fought a war against Scotland.
He stole the "stone of destiny", where the king of Scotland used to sit.
King Edward II
1307 - 1327
He was defeated by Robert de Bruce
King Edward III
1327 - 1377
He fought the war against France.
Hundred Years' War
1337 - 1453
War against France.
Really, it was of 116 years
King Richard II
1377 - 1399
People had to pay taxes, so there was a revolution.
King Henry IV
1399 - 1413
House of Lancaster. (red house)
King Henry V
1413 - 1422
House of Lancaster. (red house)
King Henry VI
1422 - 1471
He was king of Englan for eight months.
He was king of France for ten months.
He was mad.
Richard ruled for him. (House of York)
War of roses
1455 - 1487
It was a serie of dynastic wars for the throne of England. They were fought between the houses of Lancaster and York.
King Edward IV
1471 - 1483
He was Richard's son.
He had two sons: Edward and Richard
King Edward V
He was 12 years old when he became king.
His uncle was his tutor
King Richard III
1483 - 1485
He kept prisioners Edward V and his brother in the tower of London, and then he killed them.
He was not a popular king.
He died against Henry Tudor.
King Henry VII
1485 - 1509
He claimed to be the king, so, he killed Richard III.
He married Elizabeth York, this was the end of the wars.
Beginnig of Tudor Dinasty.
King Henry VIII
1509 - 1547
He had six wives.
He needed money, and didn't like the power of the church's power, so he decided to take church's lands but he couldn't because the pop was more powerful than him.
He wanted to divorce Catherine of Aragon.
He bound one parliament to Wales and England
King Edward VI
1547 - 1553
9 years old.
He had lord protectors: Edward Seymour and John Dudley
Queen Lady Jane Gray
She was Henry VIII's grand daughter.
She married John Dudley's son.
She was queen for nine days, she was executed.
Queen Mary I
1553 - 1558
She was catholic.
Married to the king of Spain.
She persecuted and killed protestants, that's why she is called "bloody Mary"
She lost last french's posetions.
Queen Elizabeth I
1558 - 1603
She never get married, so she was called "the virgin queen"
She won the war against Spain
She was excommunicated by the pope.
1603 - 1625
He also was James V of Scotland.
End of fights between England and Scotland.
Both countries shared king but not parliament.
King Charles I
1625 - 1649
Nobody liked him
People of the parliament ordered to execute him in 1649
1653 - 1658
He was lord protector of the king.
He fought against Charles I
He created more severe rules.
He dissoluted parliament
People coludn't celebrate Christmas or Easter.
King Charles II
1660 - 1685
He had 17 illegimate children, they couldn't became king.
King James II
1685 - 1688
He wanted that catholics had rights and positions in the parliament.
He went to France.
William - Mary
1688 - 1702
Mary was the James II's daughter.
It was the first time that there were a king and a queen.
They made the "bill of rights"; a document with the people rights, it limited the power of the king.
1702 - 1714
She was the daughter of Mary and William.
She had 18 children, who died before her.
She decreted that only protestants could be king or queen. (Act of settlement)
Scotland and England had one parliament (Act of union)
King George I
1714 - 1727
Anne German's cousin.
He fought against Jacobites, who wanted Stuart's descendant to be king.
Power was drifting from crown to parliament.
King George II
1727 - 1760
There were political party. (tones and whigs)
Decreted the "act of prescription", people on Scotland couldn't wear their clothes and listen their music.
1st Industrial Revolution
1760 - 1840
Ireland united to Scotland and Ireland.
King George III
1760 - 1820
He achieved the peace with France.
In 1776 lost the American war of Independence.
Ireland is under British Parliament power.
King George IV
1820 - 1830
The towns became Industrial centres.
KIng Wiliiam IV
1830 - 1837
Great Reform act.
Abolition od slavery.
First convict ship was sent to Australia.
1837 - 1901
She married with Albert Saxe-Coloung-Gotha.
Great famine Ireland.
Victorian values: education, family, hard work, honesty.
2nd Industrial Revolution
1860 - 1900
King Edward VII
1901 - 1910
He was the only monarch of dynasty Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
King George V
1910 - 1936
1921- Anglo Irish treaty and partition
1928- Woman´s vote.
1st World War
1914 - 1919
King Edward VIII
1936 - 1937
He was abdicated.
King George VI
1937 - 1952
1940- Winston Churchill
The majority of colonies opted for self-government.
Common wealth Nations.
West Indians arrived.
2nd World War
1939 - 1942
Queen Elizabeth II
1952 - 2014
Discovery gas and oil in Scotland.
1982- Fakland's War