The Georgian Period
The Hanoverian era in England. Index of articles.
Georgian Britain - from 'A History of the British Nation' (1912) - includes events on the continent and overseas colonies
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This conflict between King John and his most powerful nobles resulted in the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215
King John's failure to live up to the terms of the Magna Carta prompted the nobles to offer the crown to Louis of France
A second conflict with the same name errupted between Simon de Montfort and Henry VI in the late 13th century
This Day in British History
19 December, 1154
Henry II crowned
Henry took the throne after the death of his uncle, King Stephen.