If you unfold the pages of British history, the legacy of British emperors & kings would stand tall, reflecting the rich bequest, heritage and culture of the British Empire. Having had the monarchical rule ever since times immemorial, British Empire has witnessed a consortium of emperors and kings, who have ruled the kingdom at various phases, each adding to the glory and prestige of the nation. Be it Alfred the Great or William the Conqueror, Henry VIII or Elizabeth I, the longest ever reigning monarch Queen Victoria or the current and second longest British monarch, Elizabeth II, each of them significantly contributed to make Britain what it is today. While some augmented the country’s legal system and military structure, there were others who took measures to give the country its architectural marvels, and still others who promoted the growth of art, culture and science. While each had their own sense of uniqueness, what has been common to all is their leadership skills, warrior instinct, charming mannerism and committed self. The section below gives details about the life and works of numerous British Emperors & Kings. Read on.
Henry VIII of EnglandHenry VIII of England
28 June 1491
King of England
George VIGeorge VI
14 December 1895
Former King of the United Kingdom

Edward VIIEdward VII
09 November 1841
King of United Kingdom

George VGeorge V
03 June 1865
Former King of the United Kingdom

Henry VIIHenry VII of England
28 January 1457
First Tudor Monarch

Charles I of EnglandCharles I of England
19 November 1600
King of England, Scotland and Ireland
Alfred the GreatAlfred the Great
0849 AD
King of Wessex

Edward IV of EnglandEdward IV of England
28 April 1442
First Yorkist King of England

William IV of the United KingdomWilliam IV of the United Kingdom
21 August 1765
King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Edward I of EnglandEdward I of England
17 June 1239
King of England

William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror
1028 AD
King of England
Edward VI of EnglandEdward VI of England
12 October 1537
King of England

Richard III of EnglandRichard III of England
02 October 1452
King of England

Richard I of EnglandRichard I of England
08 September 1157
King of England
George II of Great BritainGeorge II of Great Britain
30 October 1683
Former King of Great Britain & Ireland

John, King of EnglandJohn, King of England
24 December 1166
King of England
Edward II of EnglandEdward II of England
25 April 1284
King of England

Henry V Of EnglandHenry V of England
09 August 1386
King of England (1413-1422)

Edward III of EnglandEdward III of England
13 November 1312
King of England
James II Of England James II of England
14 October 1633
King of England

George IV of the United KingdomGeorge IV of the United Kingdom
12 August 1762
King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and
Henry I of EnglandHenry I of England
1068 AD
King of England

Henry IV of EnglandHenry IV of England
15 April 1367
King of England

Henry III of EnglandHenry III of England
01 October 1207
King of England

Richard II of EnglandRichard II of England
06 January 1367
King of England
Edward V of EnglandEdward V of England
02 November 1470
King of England

Edward the ElderEdward the Elder
0874 AD
King of Wessex

Harold GodwinsonHarold Godwinson
1022 AD
King of England

William II of EnglandWilliam II of England
1056 AD
King of England
Edgar the PeacefulEdgar the Peaceful
07 August 0942
King of England

Edward VIII of the United KingdomEdward VIII of the United Kingdom
23 June 1894
King of United Kingdom

Charles IICharles II
29 May 1630
King of England, Scotland & Ireland

AthelstanAthelstan
0894 AD
King of England

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Edwy of EnglandEdwy of England
0940 AD
King of England
Charles II of EnglandCharles II of England
 

Arthur, Prince of WalesArthur, Prince of Wales
20 September 1486
Prince
Henry VI of EnglandHenry VI of England
06 December 1421
King of England

James IV of ScotlandJames IV of Scotland
17 March 1473
King

Leopold I of BelgiumLeopold I of Belgium
16 December 1790
Politician, Military personnel
John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
26 May 1650
English soldier and statesman

Edmund IronsideEdmund Ironside
0989 AD
King of England
Edward the MartyrEdward the Martyr
0962 AD
King

John II of FranceJohn II of France
26 April 1319
King

Edward VII of the United KingdomEdward VII of the United Kingdom
09 November 1841
Former King of the United Kingdom

Robert II of ScotlandRobert II of Scotland
02 March 1316
Monarch , Kings

Egbert of WessexEgbert of Wessex
0770 AD
King
James I of ScotlandJames I of Scotland
10 December 1394
King

David II of ScotlandDavid II of Scotland
05 March 1324
King

Harold HarefootHarold Harefoot
1015 AD
King of England

Robert III of ScotlandRobert III of Scotland
1337 AD
King
King George IIIKing George III
04 June 1738
 

Eric BloodaxeEric Bloodaxe
0885 AD
King
Malcolm III of ScotlandMalcolm III of Scotland
26 March 1031
King

Offa of MerciaOffa of Mercia
King

James BrookeJames Brooke
29 April 1803
Politician, Writer, Diplomat
George V of the United KingdomGeorge V of the United Kingdom
03 June 1865
Former King of the United Kingdom

Robert I of ScotlandRobert I of Scotland
11 July 1274
King
John of EnglandJohn of England
24 December 1166
King

George VI of the United KingdomGeorge VI of the United Kingdom
14 December 1895
Former King of the United Kingdom

William the LionWilliam the Lion
1143 AD
King
Duncan I of ScotlandDuncan I of Scotland
1001 AD
King

Alexander II of ScotlandAlexander II of Scotland
24 August 1198
King
Stephen of EnglandStephen of England
1092 AD
King

Alexander I of ScotlandAlexander I of Scotland
1078 AD
King

Canute the GreatCanute the Great
0990 AD
King of Denmark

Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-SabahJaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
29 May 1926
Monarch
Macbeth of ScotlandMacbeth of Scotland
1005 AD
King
Ethelred the UnreadyEthelred the Unready
0968 AD
King

Edmund I of EnglandEdmund I of England
0921 AD
King

Ernest Augustus I of HanoverErnest Augustus I of Hanover
05 June 1771
 

HarthacanuteHarthacanute
1018 AD
King of England
Edred of EnglandEdred of England
0920 AD
King

Charles Philip Arthur GeorgeCharles Philip Arthur George
14 November 1948
 

George William FrederickGeorge William Frederick
04 June 1738
 

Robert III, Duke of NormandyRobert III, Duke of Normandy
1054 AD
Duke of Normandy

Edgar ÆthelingEdgar Ætheling
1051 AD
King of England
Ælfweard of WessexÆlfweard of Wessex
0904 AD
King

Æthelred of WessexÆthelred of Wessex
0840 AD
King
Æthelwulf of WessexÆthelwulf of Wessex
King