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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor
The real reason for the war was England's attempts to break Spanish monopoly of South American trade
The central figure was a seaman named Captain Jenkins!
13 July, 1643
Battle of Roundway Down
Wiltshire Civil War skirmish sees Royalist victory
This queen's second husband, Lord Darnley, was murdered, possibly with her knowledge
She was the daughter of James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise
She was executed by order of Elizabeth I