English Civil War

Main

Charles I crowned

1625

Buckingham screws up war abroad

1626

Petition of Right

1628

Charles dissolves Parliament

1629

Charles Personal Rule

1630 - 1640

Laud appointed to Archbishop of Canterbury

1633

Jenny Geddes

1637

Long Parliament

1640 - 1660

Short Parliament

1640

Henrietta Maria leaves

1642

Charles tries to arrest 5 guys

1642

Creation of New Model Army

1645

New Model Army defeats Charles

1647

Charles + Scots come back!

1647

Rump Parliament (Colonel Thomas Pride)

1648

Charles executed

1649

Charles II fails

1649 - 1650

Cromwell dissolves Rump Parliament

1653

Cromwell dies

1658

Charles II crowned

1659

Cromwell's body executed posthumously

1661