Poppy L 6RM By mrmaynes_lutley Jan 1, 1377 Robin Hood's first mention Whether Robin Hood is fact or fiction is unknown. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/middle_ages/robin_01.shtml Jan 1, 1491 King Henry VIII is born Jan 1, 1570 Guy Fawkes's birth Born 1570 in York, England. Jan 1, 1606 Guy Fawkes dies The immoral Guy Fawkes, Who tried to blow up parliament, died through being hung, drawn and quatered. After and before he'd been hung, he had to write his signature (they were VERY different) Jan 1, 1606 Macbeth is written! The astounding Shakespeare wrote my favourite play, Macbeth. This is all about tragedy, trators, insanity and most importantly...GORE! Nov 5, 1606 Guy Fawkes tries to blow up Parliament Including 12 other Caatholics, on the fifth of November, Guy Fawkes tried (unsucseedingly) to blow up parliament. Jan 1, 1749 Edward Jenner's birth Edward Jenner, who was born in 1749, invented the miracle cure for smallpox, which was (ironically) catching cowpox! Jan 1, 1796 Edward Jenner cures smallpox Finally! Using cow pox pus, Jenner cured the life threatening smallpox that threatened thousands. Jan 1, 1823 Edward Jenner's death Apr 21, 1926 Queen Elisabeth II's birth Jan 1, 1939 World war two is declared Britain was at the end of it's tether. Therefore, when Germany stiked Poland, WW2 was declared. Jan 1, 1945 WE WIN THE WAR! In 1945, after an arguous six years of fighting, we finally won world war two! Feb 1, 1952 Queen Elisabeth II becomes Queen her majesty, the queen. Apr 14, 2011 Queen's Grandson Marries. The Queens grandson, William, got married on 14th April 2011 to Kate Middleton.