History of the "modern" English Monarch

Timeline created by KathleenWilhelm
In History
  • King George III becomes king

    King George III becomes king
  • The American Revolutionary War begins

    The American Revolutionary War begins
  • America declares independence

    America declares independence
  • The Treaty of Paris is signed

    The Treaty of Paris is signed
    Treaty of ParisThis ends the American Revolutionary War
  • George IV becomes king

    George IV becomes king
  • King William IV becomes king

    King William IV becomes king
  • Queen Victoria becomes queen

    Queen Victoria becomes queen
    She takes the throne at age 18
    Queen Victoria
  • Crimean War begins

    Crimean War begins
    Crimean War 1854 -1856 Crimean War fought by Britain and France against Russia.
  • King Edward VII becomes king

    King Edward VII becomes king
  • Queen Victoria passes away after ruling for 63 years

    Queen Victoria passes away after ruling for 63 years
    63 years is the longest anyone in England has ruled to this day.
  • King George V becomes king

    King George V becomes king
  • King Edward VIII becomes King

    King Edward VIII becomes King
  • King George VI becomes king

    King George VI becomes king
    The father of Queen Elizabeth II
    King George VI
  • King Edward VIII gives up his crown

    King Edward VIII gives up his crown
    He abdicated the crown to marry Wallis Simpson
  • Germany invades Poland, causes the start of World War II

    Germany invades Poland, causes the start of World War II
  • World War II ends

    World War II ends
    World War IIJapan surrenders
  • Queen Elizabeth II becomes queen

    Queen Elizabeth II becomes queen
  • William (2nd in line to throne) marries Catherine Middleton

    William (2nd in line to throne) marries Catherine Middleton
  • Queen Elizabeth II is currently Queen

    Queen Elizabeth II is currently Queen
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    History of the "Modern" English Monarch