British History Quiz

How well do you know British history?

Questions are totally random - there's no pass or fail here, no high score to achieve. This isn't a school classroom, just a bit of fun if you enjoy history! Some questions are easy, some are more challenging. Includes questions on all of the UK.

Question:

This profligate poet and preacher rose to become dean of St Paul's Cathedral

Clue

His poetry ranged from love poems to metaphysical themes

Another clue

One of his famous poems is 'No man is an island'



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