5 of the best vile jokes from Horrible Histories magazine

Make history fun with these fun (and vile!) jokes

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  • Vile joke number 1

    Which of Henry VIII’s wives liked playing skittles?

    Answer: Anne Bowling!

  • Vile joke number 2

    Why was Cleopatra so negative?

    Answer: Because she was queen of denial.

  • Vile joke number 3

    Why did Julius Caesar buy crayons?

    Answer: He wanted to Mark Anthony!

  • Vile joke number 4

    Why does Guy Fawkes have the best birthdays?

    Answer: His parties always go with a bang!

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  • Vile joke number 5

    What did the pirate say when he crashed his ship on an iceberg?

    Answer: Shiver me timbers!

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