There were four kings back in England long time aqo. The four kings are named: William the Conqueror, Henry II, John and Edward I.
"My name is John. RAISE THE TAXES!!"
In the "Battle of Hastings", King Harold fought William. Result is William won. He became the king on Christmas day year of "1066" after winning the "Battle of Hastings." Took firm control over his lands; made the Domesday Book. Died in 1087 in Normandy, France.
"Hello, dear fellow, my name is Edward I."
Crown king in 1154 to 1189. Expanded the system of royal justice; laid the basis for common law; began jury system. Been king for 34 years, spent only 14 years in England.
Became king in 1199. In 1215, Baron Rebel happen due to the high taxes that John did. More on after, Baron Rebels toke over London. On June 15, 1215, John sign the "Magna Carta" but, nullify the agreement. Baron Rebels fight against the mean king. After year of the first "Baron War." John died in 1216 and war ended.
Ruling from 1272 to 1307. Henry's rejection of the reforms in 1261 led to Civil War between king and barone. Conquered Scotland in 1296 revolt against him under the popular leader "William Wallace." In 1297, confirm "Magna Carta" the famous confirmation of the charters. Edward I died in England at Burgh by sands, new Carlisle, Cumber land, on July 7, 1307.
1. The Queen has power but can't use it. 2. No one knows how wealthy they are. 3. They're pretty inbred.