As time passed by, Charles l ignored the Petition of Rights which he signed. Therefore, in 1640 parliament asked Charles l to give it supreme power, however, he refused.
Once Elizabeth l passed away, her cousin James l inherited her throne in England in 1603. He believed in absolute power therefor ruled freely.
As king I have absolute power in England! All of the power will be mine and I will do as I please.
When James l passed away in 1625, his son Charles l inherited his throne. Throughout his reign, Charles l had multiple problems with parliament. The parliament refused to give him money therefore he dissolved parliament.
Since you have decided to not give me my money then I decided to get rid of parliament!!
I'm only doing this for the money.
You have to sign and agree to the following!
In order for parliament to give Charles l money they agreed on him signing the Petition of Rights. Charles l agreed on signing the petition and to follow the laws set in place.
Give it the ultimate power!!
NO! Only I have supreme power in England.
The English War arose and began in 1642 and lasted until 1651. It was a battle against the cavaliers who were royal supporters and round heads who were parliament supporters.
Oliver Crowell was a military leader for the round heads and lead them to victory against the cavaliers. Also leading to the execution of Charles l and replacement of English Monarchy with commonwealth of England.
Victory is ours! We have won against he Cavaliers and destroyed their support for royalty!