BBC History Magazine - - Miscellany - BY JU­LIAN HUMPHRYS

Try your hand at this month’s his­tory quiz


Which El­iz­a­bethan math­e­ma­ti­cian, astrologer and as­tronomer may well have been the model for Shake­speare’s Pros­pero? 2. Which king died in Carlisle Cas­tle? 3. Wh hat were first int tro­duced to Bri­tain’s ga ar­dens by Sir Charles I sham ( left) of Lam­port L Hall in i 1847? 4. 4 What went out a s the Naseby and ca me back as the Roya al Charles? 5. Who was Hilde­gard of Bin­gen? 6. a. What does this com­mem­o­rate? b. What was it in­tended to be used as?

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