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George III of the United Kingdom

1738 - 1820

George III of the United Kingdom

George III (George William Frederick; 4 June 1738 – 29 January 1820) was King of Great Britain and King of Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of the two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death in 1820. He was concurrently Duke and Prince-elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg ("Hanover") in the Holy Roman Empire before becoming King of Hanover on 12 October 1814. He was a monarch of the House of Hanover, but unlike his two predecessors, he was born in Great Britain, spoke English as his first language, and never visited Hanover.George's life and reign, which were longer than those of any of his predecessors, were marked by a series of military conflicts involving his kingdoms, much of the rest of Europe, and places farther afield in Africa, the Americas, and Asia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George III of the United Kingdom has received more than 12,679,905 page views. His biography is available in 79 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 313th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, George III of the United Kingdom ranks 310 out of 14,801Before him are Jawaharlal Nehru, Philip V of Spain, Mehmed V, Galba, Mary of Burgundy, and Alexander Dubček. After him are Abdulmejid I, Bill Clinton, Salman of Saudi Arabia, Edward III of England, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor, and Elagabalus.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1738, George III of the United Kingdom ranks 1After him are William Herschel, Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, Cesare Beccaria, Túpac Amaru II, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, Thomas Abbt, Ethan Allen, Johann Hermann, and Aleijadinho. Among people deceased in 1820, George III of the United Kingdom ranks 1After him are Joseph Fouché, Jiaqing Emperor, Elisa Bonaparte, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, François Christophe de Kellermann, François Joseph Lefebvre, Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry, Karl Philipp, Prince of Schwarzenberg, Gia Long, Manuel Belgrano, and Henri Christophe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, George III of the United Kingdom ranks 87 out of 5,347Before him are George VI (1895), David Bowie (1947), Jeremy Bentham (1748), William Blake (1757), Lady Godiva (990), and David Livingstone (1813). After him are Edward III of England (1312), Emily Brontë (1818), Blackbeard (1680), Edward Elgar (1857), George IV of the United Kingdom (1762), and George Stephenson (1781).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, George III of the United Kingdom ranks 16Before him are Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Ivar the Boneless (900), Alfred the Great (849), James VI and I (1566), and George VI (1895). After him are Edward III of England (1312), George IV of the United Kingdom (1762), Edward VI of England (1537), Henry VII of England (1457), Edward I of England (1239), and Neville Chamberlain (1869).