The execution of King Louis XVI of France in 1793 raises questions about the future of the British monarchy.
The American War of Independence results in Britain's loss of those Colonies.
England becomes known as Great Britain, reflecting the monarchy's extended rule over Scotland, Ireland and Wales.
William of Orange leads the Dutch Invasion of 1688.
King Charles II aligns his throne with Roman Catholic France and Britain's Protestant Parliament, restoring authority of the crown.
The death of Charles I; the English Civil War; the reign of the Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell; restoration of the monarchy by Charles II in 1660.
James Stuart united England and Scotland under one rule, but his son was responsible for civil war.
Henry VIII's three children all failed to produce heirs to the throne.
Henry VIII rules for nearly 40 years, after which all three of his children wear the crown.
Richard, Duke of York, wages a 30-year struggle known as the War of the Roses to obtain power from Henry VI.
The story of Shakespeare's kings.
The reign of three Edwards.
King Henry II marries Eleanor of Aquitaine, and their children are Richard the Lionheart and King John, who is forced to sign the Magna Carta.
The monarchy takes a radical new turn.
The cost of Britain's monarchy.
The Anglo-Saxon kingdom of England fell in the end to the knights of William the Conqueror. With host David Starkey.
Great kings like Alfred the Great and Canute the Viking established the rites and rituals of kingship.
As Britain loses its reliance on the class system, the monarchy must take on a new identity.