Project 2.1- Glorious Timeline By imavegie Jan 1, 1215 magna carta is signed The magna carta limited the power of monarchs and was the begining of a constitutional monarchy. Jan 1, 1534 King Henry VII forms the anglican church. King Henrey VII creates, and apoints himself the head of, the anglican church to get a divorce the pope refused. Nov 17, 1558 Elizibeth takes the crown Queen Elizibeth, aka the virgin queen comes into power after the fall of her sister Mary and is well liked. Jul 24, 1567 king james I takes the throne Jan 1, 1642 The english civil war The english civil war was fought over who had the most power, the monarch or the parliment Jan 1, 1649 Charles I is beheaded Charles is beheaded for treason Sep 3, 1658 Oliver Cromwell dies Cromwell died of typhoid fever Jan 1, 1688 The Glorious revolution King James II is overthrown by William of orange. Jan 1, 1689 The English Bill of Rights is signed. Parliment invited catherine and William to invade England if they signed the Bill of rights wich gave more power to the parliment.