King George IV dies and Queen Victoria controls England up until her death in 1901. That is around 70 years in power.
The Crimean War
1854 - 1856
This war was between France and England vs. Russia. England fought Russia out of resentment.
1904 - Present
This ended any sporadic conflict and paving the way to future diplomatic and military co-operation
Britain enters WWI
August 4, 1914 - 1918
Britain enter World War I due to the expiration of an ultimatum to Germany. Therefore, the King declared war.
The UK becomes a constitutional monarchy
This is when there is now democracy in the United Kingdom and there are many rights that were not there before. One is that women can now vote.
Britain declares war on Germany (WWII)
September 3,1939 - 1945
Britain declares war on Germany to prevent the invasion of Norway. Also Japan attacked the British bases in the Pacific Theater.
Winston Churchill elected as Prime Minister
1940 - 1945
Winston Churchill is elected Prime Minister and he was the one that decided to enter Britain in WWII.
Margaret Thatcher elected as Prime Minister
1975 - 1990
She was elected Prime Minister and was the first women that is a Prime Minister.
Welsh National Assembly created
1999 - Present
Had limited law making at first until it became more involved in the laws. This also was created after a referendum.
Scottish Parliament formed
May 12,1999 - Present
This is when Scotland had their own parliamentary system. This allowed to pass laws and collect taxes. However, all domestic authority, and all foreign policy was not in their control but the English Parliament.